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Office Space for Rent in San Diego, CA - 898 Listings

  • 600 B Street - San Diego
    600 B Street, Core - Columbia, San Diego, CA 92101
    For Lease $37.2/Sqft/Year
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    • 8 Spaces
    • 71,703 Sqft
  • The Art Center Lofts - San Diego
    710 13th Street, East Village, San Diego, CA 92101
    For Lease $15.6 - $27.6/Sqft/Year
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    • 20 Spaces
    • 34,718 Sqft
  • Governor Plaza - San Diego
    5151 Shoreham Place, University City, San Diego, CA 92122
    For Lease $30.6/Sqft/Year
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    • 2 Spaces
    • 5,959 Sqft
  • Equus Plaza - San Diego
    2635 Camino Del Rio South, Mission Valley East, San Diego, CA 92116
    For Lease $23.4 - $24.6/Sqft/Year
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    • 3 Spaces
    • 21,518 Sqft
  • Bernardo Executive Center, The - 16835 & 16855 West Bernardo Drive - San Diego
    16835 West Bernardo Drive, Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, CA 92127
    For Lease $30.6/Sqft/Year
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    • 6 Spaces
    • 23,745 Sqft
  • Convoy Business Center - San Diego
    7071 Convoy Court, Kearny Mesa, San Diego, CA 92111
    For Lease $21/Sqft/Year
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    • 5 Spaces
    • 12,400 Sqft
  • Camino Santa Fe Business Park - San Diego
    8445 Camino Santa Fe, Sorrento Valley, San Diego, CA 92121
    For Lease $18.6/Sqft/Year
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    • 8 Spaces
    • 11,012 Sqft
  • Four Points Business Park - San Diego
    5575 Ruffin Road, Kearny Mesa, San Diego, CA 92123
    For Lease $23.4/Sqft/Year
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    • 8 Spaces
    • 17,152 Sqft
  • Pointe Camino Business Center - 6215 Ferris Square - San Diego
    6215 Ferris Square, Sorrento Valley, San Diego, CA 92121
    For Lease $16.2/Sqft/Year
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    • 3 Spaces
    • 12,743 Sqft
  • Bernardo View - San Diego
    11590 West Bernardo Court, Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, CA 92127
    For Lease $27/Sqft/Year
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    • 4 Spaces
    • 6,732 Sqft
  • Chesapeake Park Plaza - San Diego
    9665 Chesapeake Drive, Kearny Mesa, San Diego, CA 92123
    For Lease $30.6/Sqft/Year
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    • 2 Spaces
    • 10,921 Sqft
  • Alvarado Plaza I - San Diego
    5555 Reservoir Dr., College Area, San Diego, CA 92120
    For Lease $27/Sqft/Year
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    • 8 Spaces
    • 15,079 Sqft
  • Hazard Center Office Tower - San Diego
    7676 Hazard Center Dr., Mission Valley East, San Diego, CA 92108
    For Lease $43.8/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 2,639 Sqft
  • USAA Building - San Diego
    10505 Sorrento Valley Rd., Torrey Pines Preserve, San Diego, CA 92121
    For Lease $22.2/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 14,453 Sqft
  • 610 West Ash Street - San Diego
    610 West Ash Street, Little Italy, San Diego, CA 92101
    For Lease $36 - $39/Sqft/Year
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    • 9 Spaces
    • 25,888 Sqft
  • De Anza View Medical Center - San Diego
    3737 Moraga Avenue, Bay Ho, San Diego, CA 92117
    For Lease $27.6 - $30/Sqft/Year
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    • 4 Spaces
    • 6,474 Sqft
  • Commerce Point - 3980 & 3990 Sherman Street - San Diego
    3980 Sherman Street, Midway, San Diego, CA 92110
    For Lease $28.2/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 4,888 Sqft
  • 4181 Ruffin Road - San Diego
    4181 Ruffin Road, Kearny Mesa, San Diego, CA 92123
    For Lease $27.6/Sqft/Year
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    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 25,153 Sqft
  • Pacific Heights Plaza - San Diego
    9985 Pacific Heights Blvd, Sorrento Valley, San Diego, CA 92121
    For Lease $30.3/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 6,075 Sqft
  • First Edition Office Park - San Diego
    6305 Lusk Blvd., Sorrento Valley, San Diego, CA 92121
    For Lease $27/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 5,531 Sqft
  • Del Mar Corporate Plaza - Bldg. A - San Diego
    12651 High Bluff Dr., Carmel Valley, San Diego, CA 92130
    For Lease $30/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 4,550 Sqft
  • Aventine - San Diego
    8910 University Center Lane, University City, San Diego, CA 92122
    For Lease $57/Sqft/Year
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    • 6 Spaces
    • 44,140 Sqft
  • Kearny Mesa Crossroads - San Diego
    3750 Convoy Street, Kearny Mesa, San Diego, CA 92111
    For Lease $29.4/Sqft/Year
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    • 7 Spaces
    • 20,367 Sqft
  • Spectrum III - San Diego
    3115 Merryfield Row, University City, San Diego, CA 92121
    For Lease $66/Sqft/Year
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    • 3 Spaces
    • 135,000 Sqft
  • Bernardo Plaza Court - San Diego
    11848 Bernardo Plaza Ct., Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, CA 92128
    For Lease $28.2/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 416 Sqft

San Diego, CA Office Overview

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Among sunny San Diego’s most prosperous commercial real estate scenes are Sorrento Valley, East Village and University City submarkets. With a metropolitan population of over 3.3 million people, the economy is dynamic and robust, and the San Diego commercial real estate market continues to expand around a vibrant mix of business and industry.

As of mid-2017, the Greater San Diego office market consisted of nearly 61 million square feet of space in properties larger than 50,000 square feet. Due to the city's unique geographic location between Southern California and Mexico, the market continues to see strong demand.

San Diego, CA Office Inventory Description

The city's Pacific Coast location and proximity to Mexico plays a major role in the culture of the business community and office development. Nearly 60% of the office space in San Diego is Class A, while Class B properties make up another 39% of the city’s inventory.

Located along the I-8 and Friars Road, Mission Valley East is one of San Diego’s densest office markets and home to Pacific Center I & 2, and the Centerside 3111 & 3131 properties. Businesses such as General Dynamics and First American Title Insurance Company are located in Mission Valley.

Other growing San Diego office submarkets include the Kearny Mesa area, Rancho Bernardo along the I-15 South, and the Scripps Ranch area, which is home to trophy buildings such as the Scripps Corporate Plaza.

San Diego, CA Commercial Inventory Breakdown

Office Spaces

Total: 89,257,530 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF, includes office with retail

By square footage range:

  • 50k to 100k SF: 22,952,087 SF / 25.71% of total office
  • 100k to 500k SF: 56,256,727 SF / 63.03% of total office
  • 500k to 1M SF: 7,476,716 SF / 8.38% of total office
  • > 1M SF: 2,572,000 SF / 2.88% of total office

By class:

  • Class A+: 1,510,547 SF / 1.69% of total office
  • Class A: 41,990,883 SF / 47.04% of total office
  • Class B: 34,617,002 SF / 38.78% of total office
  • Class C: 1,177,225 SF / 1.32% of total office

Top 10 Largest Office Buildings

in San Diego

Office building Address Sqft Year built
The Campus at Horton - Future Phases NWC 4th Avenue & G Street, 92101 1,500,000 n/a
Campus at Horton - Phase I NWC 4th Avenue & G Street, 92101 1,072,000 n/a
Makers Quarter - Block C NEC F Street & 14th Street, 92101 796,000 n/a
Courthouse Commons 220 West Broadway, 92101 777,683 n/a
One America Plaza 600 West Broadway, 92101 623,000 1991
Rancho Vista Corporate Center - Hewlett-Packard Campus 16399 West Bernardo Drive, 92127 622,211 1970
Makers Quarter - Block A 1500 Broadway, 92101 591,300 n/a
1 Columbia Place 401 West A Street, 92101 556,943 1983
10210 Genetic Center Drive 10210 Genetic Center Drive, 92121 550,800 1998
Summit Rancho Bernardo - 16550 West Bernardo Drive 16550 West Bernardo Drive, 92127 542,328 2016

Most Recently-Built Office Buildings

in San Diego

Office building Address Sqft Year built
9625 Towne Centre Drive 9625 Towne Centre Drive, 92121 163,648 2019
MedImpact - Watermark II 10159 Scripps Gateway Court, 92131 158,994 2019
4400 Ruffin Road 4400 Ruffin Road, 92123 237,000 2018
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Research Facility 3215 Merryfield Row, 92121 170,523 2018
AMP&RSAND Press 350 Camino De La Reina, 92108 165,000 2018
i3 4775 Executive Drive, 92121 316,000 2017
Illumina Worldwide Headquarters - Buildings 6 5200 Ilumina Way, 92122 295,609 2017
Rancho Bernardo Medical Center 16899 West Bernardo Drive, 92127 100,000 2017
Eastgate Terrace 9779 Towne Centre Drive, 92121 96,435 2017
Torrey Point 3420 Carmel Valley Road, 92121 89,940 2017

San Diego, CA Green Office Space

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Of the Top 30 Green Office Markets in the U.S., San Diego ranks 19th for energy efficient office buildings. While just over 3% of the buildings larger than 50,000 square feet are LEED Certified, over 6% rank as Energy Star Certified and over 8% are recognized as green buildings. 

As both tenants and investors seek out green certified assets to complete their portfolios, the green office trend continues to accelerate. According to the most recent report from the San Diego U.S. Green Building Council, there are nearly 600 LEED-certified Projects with a total of more than 59 million square feet of space in the San Diego metropolitan area.

The 2017 National Green Building Adoption Index looked at commercial office properties in 30 major U.S. markets and found that, including EPA Energy Star-labeled buildings, the percentage of green certification has increased, from just under 5% in 2005 to 38% as of mid-2017. San Diego has most recently placed 19th on this survey.

San Diego, CA's Top Office-Using Sectors

Major users of San Diego office space include the defense & military, tourism, international trade and technology & manufacturing industries. This diverse mix of business combined with a growing number of small businesses and start-up companies continue to attract both national and global office investors, contributing to the San Diego area's nearly $220 billion in annual gross metropolitan product.

  • Defense & Military – San Diego is home to a deep-water seaport that includes the only major submarine and shipbuilding yard on the West Coast. Defense contractors such as General Atomics, Cubic, and NASSCO are headquartered here and contribute to the demand for Class A office space in San Diego.
  • Tourism – With over 34 million annual visitors spending $1 billion tourism plays a major role in the San Diego economy and job market, with Marriott International and Club Med North America located in the city.
  • International Trade – With its commercial seaport and prime location relative to Mexico international trade companies play a significant role in the demand for San Diego office space, such as Mitchell International and UTC Aerospace Systems.
  • Technology – San Diego is home to technology companies such as Qualcomm, Nokia, LG Electronics, and Kyocera International.

San Diego Demographics

Population

  • Total Population1,390,966
  • Male Population(50.3 %) 700,029
  • Female Population(49.7 %) 690,937
  • Median Age34.30

Income/Financial

  • Average Household Income$98,632
  • Median Household Income$71,535
  • Median Income Under 25$37,044
  • Median Income 25-44$76,517
  • Median Income 45-64$84,087
  • Median Income Over 65$53,598

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