Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Downtown Ventura submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been made available, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 80% of the available leases in the Downtown Ventura 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,740 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 4 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1936 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Waste services is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the folk of Downtown Ventura work from home. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.