Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The South Pasadena region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $2 per sqft per year. That's a 7% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the South Pasadena submarket has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been listed, which means spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 1,500 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1950 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the occupants of South Pasadena work from home. Commuting close to 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.