The typical asking rate per listing is in the $40's per square foot per year. The Sunset Park region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $13 per sqft per year. That's a 24% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Sunset Park region has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been listed, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 9% of the available leases in the Sunset Park are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 930 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1978 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Arts, entertainment, and restaurants are the dominant industries in this area. Most of the folk of Sunset Park work from home. Commuting around 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.