On average, listings lease in the $40's per square foot per year. The Southeast Novato submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $42 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Bay Area market, the Southeast Novato submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 8 listings have been listed, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 100% of the listings in the Southeast Novato 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 8,720 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1986 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Southeast Novato folk. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.