Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the West End submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been posted online, which means leases might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 25% of the available space in the West End 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.
Even though the median size is 14,000 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1988 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst West End residents. Commuting close to 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.