Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Richmond region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have been posted online, which means spaces most likley are going fast. 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,570 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1991 and are Class A.