Most listings are in the $60's per square foot per year. The Santa Fe Springs region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $7 per sqft per year. That's a 12% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Santa Fe Springs submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 2,350% of the listings in the Santa Fe Springs 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 530 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1978 and are Class A.