On average, listings lease in the $40's per square foot per year. The Laguna Hills region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $10 per sqft per year. That's a 31% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Laguna Hills region has higher rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 27 listings have been listed, which means leases most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,540 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1982 and are Class B.