Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Laguna Hills submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $12 per sqft per year. That's a 27% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Laguna Hills submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 21 listings have come on the market, which means new listings might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,440 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1982 and are Class B.