Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Produce and Waterfront submarket has higher rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 13 listings have been made available, which means spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 31% of the listings in the Produce and Waterfront 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,650 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 3 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1957 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the residents of Produce and Waterfront work from home. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.