Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Central Emeryville submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $10 per sqft per year. That's a 30% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Central Emeryville submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been listed, which means leases might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 120% of the listings in the Central Emeryville are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 4,210 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1940 and are Class B.
A large portion of this region is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Waste services is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Central Emeryville folk. Commuting approximately an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.