Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Southwest San Francisco submarket is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $2 per sqft per year. That's a 9% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Bay Area market, the Southwest San Francisco submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 20 listings have been listed, which means spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 105% of the available space in the Southwest San Francisco are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 750 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1933 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this region. Most of the occupants of Southwest San Francisco work from home. Commuting around 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.