The typical asking rate per listing is in the $110's per square foot per year. The Old Mountain View region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $119 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Silicon Valley market, the Old Mountain View submarket has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 55% of the listings in the Old Mountain View 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 6,530 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1985 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Professional services is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst Old Mountain View folk. Commuting around 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.