Most listings are in the $60's per square foot per year. The Westside submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $7 per sqft per year. That's a 13% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 29 listings have been made available, which means spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 7% of the office spaces in the Westside 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,670 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 8 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1980 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Company management is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Westside residents. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.