The typical asking rate per listing is in the $50's per square foot per year. The Marina submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $8 per sqft per year. That's a 17% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Marina submarket has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been listed, which means spaces 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 12,000 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 23 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1996 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Professional services is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Marina occupants. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.