Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the City Center submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 25 listings have been posted online, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 44% of the available leases in the City Center are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 10,530 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 12 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1988 and are Class A.
Professional services is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst City Center residents. Commuting close to an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.