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1,784 Office Spaces for Rent in San Diego, CA

  • 2031 commercial street - San Diego
    2031 commercial street, Logan Heights, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $3.95 - $4.5/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Mixed Use
    • 12,000 Sqft
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 538 Sqft
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  • 2801 Camino Del Rio South - San Diego
    2801 Camino del Rio South, Mission Valley East, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $1.42/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 30,000 Sqft
    Availability
    • 4 Spaces
    • 2,874 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1973
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  • 3065 Rosecrans Place - San Diego
    3065 Rosecrans Place, Loma Portal, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $1.5 - $1.95/Sqft/Month
    Property
    • Office
    • 27,193 Sqft
    Availability
    • 4 Spaces
    • 6,269 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1960
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  • Uptown Centre - San Diego
    4080 Centre Street, University Heights, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $1.55 - $28.2/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 20,456 Sqft
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 5,010 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1988
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  • Office. 6.2 CAP. $2.050 Mill - San Diego
    7125 El Cajon Blvd., Rolando, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $450/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 12,376 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 250 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1985
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  • 4855 College Ave - San Diego
    4855 College Ave, College Area, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $1,200/Month
    Property
    • Office
    • 68,003 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,100 Sqft
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  • 4111-4115 Home Avenue - San Diego
    4111-4115 Home Avenue, Fairmont Park, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $1.5/Sqft/Month
    Property
    • Office
    • 15,945 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 960 Sqft
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  • Bldg. B - San Diego
    9370 Sky Park Ct., Kearny Mesa, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $28.8/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 35,535 Sqft
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 12,853 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1986
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  • SMARTSPACE - San Diego
    4455 Murphy Canyon Road Suite 100, Kearny Mesa, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $600 - $650/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 14,892 Sqft
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 219 Sqft
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  • Oberlin Court - San Diego
    5665 Oberlin Drive, Sorrento Valley, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $2.65 - $2.75/Sqft/Month
    Property
    • Office
    • 30,996 Sqft
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 3,013 Sqft
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  • Alta Sorrento - San Diego
    9444 Waples St., Sorrento Valley, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $30.6/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 88,315 Sqft
    Availability
    • 8 Spaces
    • 27,379 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1986
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  • 3424 1st Ave - San Diego
    3424 1st Avenue, Suite 101, Hillcrest, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $2,850/Month
    Property
    • Office
    • 1,100 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,100 Sqft
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  • Lusk Business Parks - San Diego
    6440 Lusk Blvd, Sorrento Valley, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $22.8/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 371,281 Sqft
    Availability
    • 16 Spaces
    • 21,595 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1988
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  • Ruffin Business Center - San Diego
    3635 Ruffin Road, Kearny Mesa, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $1.75 - $2.05/Sqft/Month
    Property
    • Office
    • 20,686 Sqft
    Availability
    • 5 Spaces
    • 19,755 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1986
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  • Pacific Corporate Park - San Diego
    6195 Lusk Blvd., Sorrento Valley, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $34.2/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 50,470 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 5,491 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1988
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  • Cornerstone Corporate Center - San Diego
    9727 Pacific Heights Blvd, Sorrento Valley, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $2.25/Sqft/Month
    Property
    • Office
    • 75,060 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 47,654 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1988
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  • Bernardo Heights Corporate Center - San Diego
    10805 Rancho Bernardo Road, Bernardo Springs, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $2.7/Sqft/Month
    Property
    • Office
    • 116,099 Sqft
    Availability
    • 6 Spaces
    • 18,707 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1998
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  • Del Mar Corporate Plaza - Bldg. A - San Diego
    12651 High Bluff Dr., Carmel Valley, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $42/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 34,462 Sqft
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 6,602 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1984
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  • Marston Building - San Diego
    427 C Street, Core - Columbia, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $2.15/Sqft/Month
    Property
    • Office
    • 38,325 Sqft
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 4,933 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1988
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  • First Edition Office Park - San Diego
    6285 Lusk Blvd., Sorrento Valley, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $27/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 4,735 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 4,735 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1990
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  • 15330 Avenue of Science - San Diego
    15330 Avenue of Science, Carmel Mountain, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $1.5 - $2.35/Sqft/Month
    Property
    • Office
    • 73,756 Sqft
    Availability
    • 5 Spaces
    • 68,342 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1985
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  • James R. Mills Building - San Diego
    1255 Imperial Avenue, Petco Park, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $30/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 183,245 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,078 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1988
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  • Chesapeake Park Plaza - San Diego
    9665 Chesapeake Drive, Kearny Mesa, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $36.6/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 93,282 Sqft
    Availability
    • 6 Spaces
    • 29,044 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1988
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  • Junction at Del Mar - San Diego
    12707 High Bluff Drive, Carmel Valley, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $4.4/Sqft/Month
    Property
    • Office
    • 103,725 Sqft
    Availability
    • 6 Spaces
    • 26,749 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1986
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  • Mission Courtyard - San Diego
    5030 Camino De La Siesta, Mission Valley East, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $2.65 - $2.85/Sqft/Month
    Property
    • Office
    • 84,524 Sqft
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 11,990 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1980
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  • Five Thirty B - San Diego
    530 B Street, Core - Columbia, San Diego, CA
    For Lease
    • $2.75 - $3.1/Sqft/Month
    Property
    • Office
    • 250,181 Sqft
    Availability
    • 13 Spaces
    • 55,945 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1966
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San Diego, CA Office Space Listings

There are currently 1,065 office listings available in San Diego, CA. These listings include 1,784 office spaces that encompass a total of 18,155,548 square feet. Available office spaces in San Diego, CA range in size from 102 square feet to 1,000,000 square feet. A total of 529 off-market office properties located in San Diego, CA are also available for research.

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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: 97,102,440 SF

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

By square footage range:

  • 50k to 100k SF: 24,170,993 SF / 24.89% of total office
  • 100k to 500k SF: 59,454,153 SF / 61.23% of total office
  • 500k to 1M SF: 6,977,294 SF / 7.19% of total office
  • > 1M SF: 6,500,000 SF / 6.69% of total office

By class:

  • Class A+: 2,284,108 SF / 2.35% of total office
  • Class A: 45,034,823 SF / 46.38% of total office
  • Class B: 35,951,139 SF / 37.02% of total office
  • Class C: 1,136,226 SF / 1.17% of total office

Top 10 Largest Office Buildings

in San Diego

Office building Address Sqft Year built
One America Plaza 600 W. Broadway, 92101 625,800 1991
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
701 B St. 701 B St., 92101 572,631 1982
701 B Street 701 B Street, 92101 560,329 1982
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
Symphony Towers 750 B Street, 92101 530,000 1990
Wells Fargo Plaza 401 B Street, 92101 488,000 1983

Largest Office Properties Recently Completed

in San Diego

Office building Address Sqft Year built
Cubic Corporation Headquarters 9233 Balboa Avenue, 92123 250,000 2021
2100 Kettner - Little Italy 2100 Kettner Blvd, 92101 234,000 2021
Aperture Del Mar - Building 1 NEC of Ted Williams Fwy & Carmel Valley Road, 92130 122,308 2021
Aperture Del Mar - Building 2 NEC of Ted Williams Fwy & Carmel Valley Road, 92130 106,734 2021
Muse at Torrey Pines - 3030 Science Park Road 3030 Science Park Road, 92121 94,456 2021
Twenty by Six 450 B Street, 92101 88,278 2021
The Boardwalk - 10265 Science Center Drive 10265 Science Center Drive, 92121 78,116 2021
The Boardwalk - 10275 Science Center Drive 10275 Science Center Drive, 92121 76,408 2021
Pacific Highway Plaza 4250 Pacific Hwy, 92110 75,401 2021
Downtown Innovation and Cultural Hub at Park and Market 601 11th Avenue, 92101 66,750 2021

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.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does office space cost in San Diego, CA?

The average office rental rate in San Diego, CA is $35.52 per square foot. Asking prices vary based on the property’s location, overall rating, amenities, proximity to restaurants, cafes and entertainment venues, as well as public transport, airports and highways. Check San Diego Office Market Trends for more stats.

What is the size of available office spaces in San Diego, CA?

The San Diego, CA office market can accommodate various businesses, sporting a range of office space availabilities. The average size of office space availabilities is 500,051 square feet. If you’re just starting out as a company or as an entrepreneur, the smallest available office space in San Diego, CA is 102 square feet, while the maximum rentable space on the market now is 1,000,000 square feet.

How do I get office space in San Diego, CA?

Start your search for office space in San Diego, CA by using our filters that allow you to find the best space for your business needs. Filter listings by location, property size, available space or lease rate. Property pages will offer details about an office building’s rating, year built, availabilities, price per square foot and more. After drawing up a shortlist, make sure you contact the listed broker(s) to schedule a viewing and begin the negotiation process for your lease contract.

How many office listings are available in San Diego, CA?

There are 1,065 office listings on the San Diego, CA market. See all available office spaces for rent.

Where to rent an office space in San Diego, CA?

Popular San Diego neighbourhoods with available office spaces include Sorrento Valley, University City and Kearny Mesa.

What other property types are available for lease in San Diego, CA?

In addition to traditional office spaces, commercial real estate listings on our platform also include coworking & shared office space options, retail spaces, industrial buildings, warehouses, distribution facilities, and more.

San Diego Demographics

Population

  • Total Population1,409,573
  • Male Population(50.5 %) 711,134
  • Female Population(49.5 %) 698,439
  • Median Age34.90

Income/Financial

  • Average Household Income$108,864
  • Median Household Income$79,673
  • Median Income Under 25$40,773
  • Median Income 25-44$84,962
  • Median Income 45-64$92,706
  • Median Income Over 65$59,709

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