Most listings are in the $60's per square foot per year. The Solana Beach submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $21 per sqft per year. That's a 47% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Solana Beach region has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been posted online, which means new listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 100% of the available leases in the Solana Beach are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,590 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1988 and are Class A.