Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Mission Valley East submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Mission Valley East region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 125 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 4% of the office spaces in the Mission Valley East are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,970 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 3 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1982 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Public administration is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Mission Valley East residents. Commuting around 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.