The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Otay Mesa region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $29 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Otay Mesa submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 88% of the available space in the Otay Mesa are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1989 and are Class A.
This area is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Health care is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Otay Mesa residents. Commuting approximately 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.