The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Loma Alta region is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $4 per sqft per year. That's a 16% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Loma Alta submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 17 listings have been posted online, which means leases 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,700 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1983 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Loma Alta occupants. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.