Most listings are in the $50's per square foot per year. The Serra Mesa region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $32 per sqft per year. That's a 141% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Serra Mesa submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 31% of the available leases in the Serra Mesa are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 3,670 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 3 floors. Most buildings in this area 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. Arts, entertainment, and restaurants are the dominant industries in this region. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst Serra Mesa occupants. Commuting approximately 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.