In the last 90 days, 147 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 7% of the available space in the Central Oakland are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. 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 2,940 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1946 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Waste services is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the residents of Central Oakland work from home. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.