Compared to the rest of the Bay Area market, the Downtown Santa Rosa submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been posted online, which means spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 300% of the office spaces in the Downtown Santa Rosa 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,850 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1982 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Santa Rosa residents. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.