The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Artesia region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $34 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Artesia region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been posted online, which means new listings might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 100% of the office spaces in the Artesia are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 1,250 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 2002 and are Class B.