Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Northeastern San Diego region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $4 per sqft per year. That's a 14% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Northeastern San Diego submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 76 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 11% of the listings in the Northeastern San Diego 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,280 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1986 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Education is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the residents of Northeastern San Diego work from home. Commuting around 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.