Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the West End region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been made available, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 1,510 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1988 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst West End residents. Commuting close to 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.