Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Whittier submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 2% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 43% of the available leases in the Whittier 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 4,070 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1994 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Public administration is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Whittier occupants. Commuting around an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.