Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Whittier region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 8% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have come on the market, which means leases might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 7% of the available leases in the Whittier are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 720 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 3 stories. Most buildings in this area 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 market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Whittier residents. Commuting approximately an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.