Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Albany submarket has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have come on the market, which means new listings might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 570 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1983 and are Class C.