Most listings are in the $40's per square foot per year. The Laguna Hills submarket is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $4 per sqft per year. That's a 9% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Laguna Hills region has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 26 listings have come on the market, which means spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 4% of the listings in the Laguna Hills are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. 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 2,970 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1982 and are Class B.