On average, listings lease in the $40's per square foot per year. The Contra Costa Centre submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $10 per sqft per year. That's a 18% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Contra Costa Centre submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been made available, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 20% of the available leases in the Contra Costa Centre 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 4,280 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 6 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1991 and are Class A.