Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the San Marino submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been posted online, which means new listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 480 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1961 and are Class B.