The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Simi Valley region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $2 per sqft per year. That's a 5% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Simi Valley region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been posted online, which means new listings are probably going fast. 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.
Even though the median size is 3,350 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1986 and are Class B.