Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Southwest San Francisco region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $25 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Bay Area market, the Southwest San Francisco region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been made available, which means office spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 25% of the available space in the Southwest San Francisco are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 750 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1933 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this market. Most of the occupants of Southwest San Francisco work from home. Commuting approximately 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.