Compared to the rest of the Silicon Valley market, the Downtown Mountain View region has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been posted online, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 30% of the office spaces in the Downtown Mountain View 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,520 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1970 and are Class B.
Education is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Mountain View occupants. Commuting close to 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.