The typical asking rate per listing is in the $60's per square foot per year. The Village submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $3 per sqft per year. That's a 4% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Village region has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 10% of the available leases in the Village are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. 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 2,130 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1982 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Village occupants. Commuting approximately an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.