Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Costa Mesa submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $13 per sqft per year. That's a 25% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Costa Mesa region has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 49 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 80% of the office spaces in the Costa Mesa are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 3,150 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1981 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 area. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Costa Mesa folk. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.