Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Downtown Santa Ana region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 12 listings have been listed, which means spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 8% of the office spaces in the Downtown Santa Ana are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,650 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1949 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this region. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Santa Ana folk. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.