On average, listings lease in the $40's per square foot per year. The Whittier submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $13 per sqft per year. That's a 41% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces most likley are 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 720 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 3 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1994 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Public administration is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Whittier residents. Commuting close to an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.