The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Hillcrest region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $3 per sqft per year. That's a 15% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been made available, which means new listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 880 sqft.
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. Most of the residents of Hillcrest work from home. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.