Most listings are in the $40's per square foot per year. The Escondido submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $6 per sqft per year. That's a 14% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Escondido region has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 43 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 33% of the listings in the Escondido 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,430 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1982 and are Class A.