Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Dana Point submarket has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have come on the market, which means leases might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 100% of the available leases in the Dana Point 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,620 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1984 and are Class C.