Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Tarzana submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $3 per sqft per year. That's a 9% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Tarzana submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 15 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities most likley are 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,420 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1984 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Tarzana residents. Commuting close to 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.