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938 Howard St

South of Market, San Francisco, CA

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About 938 Howard St

The industrial/flex/office space at 938 Howard Street is in San Francisco’s prime SoMa neighborhood. Zoned Multi-Use Residential, the building is appropriate for general commercial, personal and business services, light industrial, cultural arts and office use. Constructed in 1924, the structure has been completely renovated, and offers 25,000 square feet of industrial or commercial office space on two floors.

Office space has superb natural light from expansive windows and a dozen large skylights on the second floor. The space features exposed, sand-blasted wood and high, concrete ceilings. Each floor has multiple bathrooms, which makes the units easy to divide for tenancy needs. The recent renovation yielded new operation systems, elevators, and restroom finishes.

Level one has approximately 11,000 square feet, with access from Howard to Natoma Street. A lower level is also available with 3,500 square feet of rentable space. The second floor has close to 11,000 square feet. Two drive-in ramps and a freight elevator are part of the building’s amenities; the elevator and a grade level ramp are found on Natoma; the second drive-in entrances is a ramp down to the lower level on Howard.

In the heart of SoMa, the building is a five minute walk to Mint Plaza, Moscone Center, and Yerba Buena Gardens. Numerous bus lines are convenient within a block or two, and BART/Muni stations with expansive transit options are just a few blocks north on Market.

The stucco-clad concrete building has a handsome stepped parapet, as well as tall pilasters and a boxed cornice. The building is attractive and very visible on a wide and well-traveled street.

Internet Providers for 938 Howard St

Provider Technology Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed
Comcast Cable
1 Gb/s
50 Mb/s
Sonic.net DSL
50 Mb/s
3 Mb/s
Megapath DSL
50 Mb/s
50 Mb/s
AT&T California DSL
25 Mb/s
1.5 Mb/s

The Neighborhood: South of Market

On average, listings lease in the $60's per square foot per year. The South of Market submarket is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 3% increase in rent.

Compared to the rest of the Bay Area market, the South of Market submarket has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.

Median Rate Median Size
South of Market $68
/sqft/yr
4,130
sqft
Median Rate Median Size
Bay Area $44
/sqft/yr
2,500
sqft

Median Rate over Time in South of Market