Compared to the rest of the Silicon Valley market, the Foster City region has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been posted online, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 317% of the listings in the Foster City 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.
Even though the median size is 19,390 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 4 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1988 and are Class A.