The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Vista submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $15 per sqft per year. That's a 49% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Vista region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 26 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,300 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1999 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 market. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Vista residents. Commuting approximately 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.