The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Pomona region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $9 per sqft per year. That's a 40% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Pomona submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 15 listings have come on the market, which means spaces are probably 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 1,500 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this market 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. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Pomona occupants. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.