Most listings are in the $50's per square foot per year. The Laguna Beach region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $56 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Laguna Beach region has greater rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been listed, which means office spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 350% of the available leases in the Laguna Beach are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,570 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1969 and are Class B.