The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Mountain View region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $4 per sqft per year. That's a 13% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 7,000 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 2007 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst Mountain View folk. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.