Compared to the rest of the Silicon Valley market, the Gateway region has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 10% of the available leases in the Gateway are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term 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 7,040 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 6 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1988 and are Class A.
Public administration is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the occupants of Gateway work from home. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.