On average, listings lease in the $40's per square foot per year. The Village region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $6 per sqft per year. That's a 15% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Village region has greater rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 13 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 8% of the available space in the Village 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,760 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1980 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Village residents. Commuting around an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.