The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Whittier submarket is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 2% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have been listed, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 43% of the available space in the Whittier 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,070 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1994 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Public administration is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Whittier folk. Commuting approximately an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.