The typical asking rate per listing is in the $40's per square foot per year. The Encinitas region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $2 per sqft per year. That's a 5% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Encinitas submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been posted online, which means new listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 3,500 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1987 and are Class B.