Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Cathedral Hill region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $11 per sqft per year. That's a 36% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Bay Area market, the Cathedral Hill region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 5,400 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 5 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1950 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Construction is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Cathedral Hill folk. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.