Compared to the rest of the Bay Area market, the Central Waterfront region has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been posted online, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 67% of the listings in the Central Waterfront 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1962 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 walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Central Waterfront folk. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.