On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Fontana region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $14 per sqft per year. That's a 51% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Fontana region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been posted online, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 6,350 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1991 and are Class A.