The typical asking rate per listing is in the $80's per square foot per year. The City Heights submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $59 per sqft per year. That's a 250% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the City Heights region has higher rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been made available, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 13,000 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 6 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 2003 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Professional services is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst City Heights residents. Commuting approximately an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.