The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Aliso Viejo submarket is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $8 per sqft per year. That's a 27% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Aliso Viejo submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been made available, which means office spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 18% of the available leases in the Aliso Viejo 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,300 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1999 and are Class B.