Compared to the rest of the Bay Area market, the Civic Center region has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have come on the market, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 25% of the listings in the Civic Center are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 2,880 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 4 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1912 and are Class B.
A large portion of this area is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Civic Center residents. Commuting around 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.