Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The West City region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $26 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the West City region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 8 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 75% of the available leases in the West City are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 770 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1988 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst West City folk. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.