Industrial Vacancy Rates End of Q3
A sampling of submarket data shows space tightening amid rising demand in North County.
Carlsbad: 7.1 percent
Escondido: 3.6 percent
Oceanside: 4.1 percent
San Marcos: 5.4 percent
Vista: 3 percent
Kearny Mesa: 3.4 percent
Miramar: 4.5 percent
Otay Mesa: 8.5 percent
North County Total: 4.9 percent
Central San Diego Total: 5.1 percent
South County Total: 5.7 percent
San Diego County Total: 5.1 percent
Source: Cushman & Wakefield
San Diego A few years ago, when he led a local software company and was scouting North County for prospective industrial sites for his research-and-development efforts, Ben Badiee was able to find just four appropriate locations in the city of Escondido...