The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Saugus submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $13 per sqft per year. That's a 29% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Saugus submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been made available, which means new listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,330 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 2005 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Saugus occupants. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.