In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been listed, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 100% of the listings in the Central Oakland 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 10,000 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Information is the dominant industry in this region. Most of the occupants of Central Oakland work from home. Commuting approximately 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.