Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Hawthorne region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been made available, which means new listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 200% of the office spaces in the Hawthorne are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 457,030 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1980 and are Class B.