Most listings are in the $60's per square foot per year. The Bayfront and Peninsula region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $67 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Bayfront and Peninsula region has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 33 listings have come on the market, which means spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 30% of the available space in the Bayfront and Peninsula 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 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 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 8 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1984 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Information is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Bayfront and Peninsula residents. Commuting around 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.