The typical asking rate per listing is in the $90's per square foot per year. The Old Mountain View submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $12 per sqft per year. That's a 11% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Silicon Valley market, the Old Mountain View submarket has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been made available, which means spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 29% of the listings in the Old Mountain View 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,330 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1985 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Professional services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst Old Mountain View folk. Commuting approximately 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.