Most listings are in the $70's per square foot per year. The Northeast San Francisco region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $8 per sqft per year. That's a 9% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Bay Area market, the Northeast San Francisco submarket has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 339 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 17% of the listings in the Northeast San Francisco are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,300 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 5 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1912 and are Class B.
A large portion of this market is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Arts, entertainment, and restaurants are the dominant industries in this area. Most of the folk of Northeast San Francisco work from home. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.