The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The San Juan Capistrano region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $8 per sqft per year. That's a 21% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the San Juan Capistrano region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been listed, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,200 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1989 and are Class B.