Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the La Jolla Village submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been made available, which means new listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 150% of the available leases in the La Jolla Village are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 740 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1979 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Education is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the residents of La Jolla Village work from home. Commuting around 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.