Most listings are in the $50's per square foot per year. The Produce and Waterfront region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $55 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Produce and Waterfront region has greater rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 13 listings have been posted online, which means new listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 138% of the available leases in the Produce and Waterfront 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,850 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1957 and are Class B.
A large portion of this region is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this region. Most of the occupants of Produce and Waterfront 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.