Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Rancho Santa Margarita submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 9 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 189% of the available space in the Rancho Santa Margarita 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,110 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 2000 and are Class A.