The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Palmdale submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $6 per sqft per year. That's a 24% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Palmdale submarket has smaller 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 listings might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 4,600 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1998 and are Class A.