The typical asking rate per listing is in the $0's per square foot per year. The West Oakland submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $39 per sqft per year. That's a 100% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have come on the market, which means leases are probably 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 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1955 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Education is the dominant industry in this region. Most of the residents of West Oakland work from home. Commuting approximately 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.