Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Alhambra region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $20 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Alhambra region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been posted online, which means leases are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 25% of the available space in the Alhambra are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,500 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 3 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1982 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Alhambra residents. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.