Most listings are in the $50's per square foot per year. The Manhattan Beach region is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $55 per sqft per year. That's a 50% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Manhattan Beach region has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have come on the market, which means new listings might be going fast. 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,730 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 4 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1985 and are Class B.