The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Cathedral Hill submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $11 per sqft per year. That's a 36% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Bay Area market, the Cathedral Hill submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities might be leasing quickly. 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.
Even though the median size is 5,400 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 5 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1950 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Construction is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Cathedral Hill occupants. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.