The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Hawthorne submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $24 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Hawthorne submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 260% of the office spaces in the Hawthorne 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 457,030 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1980 and are Class B.