Compared to the rest of the Bay Area market, the Northern Waterfront submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 200% of the office spaces in the Northern Waterfront 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 5,400 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 4 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1927 and are Class B.
This region is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Arts, entertainment, and restaurants are the dominant industries in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Northern Waterfront occupants. Commuting close to an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.