On average, listings lease in the $40's per square foot per year. The Escondido submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $47 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Escondido region has greater rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 43 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 84% of the available space in the Escondido are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 5,700 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1982 and are Class A.