On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The Northwest Novato region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $36 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Bay Area market, the Northwest Novato region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been made available, which means spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 9% of the available leases in the Northwest Novato are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 1,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 3 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1983 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Northwest Novato occupants. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.