Most listings are in the $50's per square foot per year. The Costa Mesa submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $20 per sqft per year. That's a 64% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Costa Mesa region has greater rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 49 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the listings in the Costa Mesa are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,120 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1982 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Public administration is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Costa Mesa occupants. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.