Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Hawthorne region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been listed, which means spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 120% of the listings in the Hawthorne 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 457,030 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1980 and are Class B.