Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Central-Downtown Fremont region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 4% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Central-Downtown Fremont region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 21 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 5% of the available leases in the Central-Downtown Fremont are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,360 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1983 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Health care is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Central-Downtown Fremont folk. Commuting close to an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.