Most listings are in the $50's per square foot per year. The East LA submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $13 per sqft per year. That's a 33% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 21 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 5% of the office spaces in the East LA are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,400 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1955 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Information is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the folk of East LA work from home. Commuting close to 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.