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1,318 Commercial Real Estate Listings in San Francisco, CA

  • 220 Sansome Street - San Francisco
    220 Sansome Street, Financial District - Barbary Coast, San Francisco, CA 94104
    For Lease Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 6 Spaces
    • 17,454 Sqft
  • 455 Market Street - San Francisco
    455 Market Street, Yerba Buena, San Francisco, CA 94104
    For Lease Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 16 Spaces
    • 150,313 Sqft
  • 655 Montgomery Street - San Francisco
    655 Montgomery Street, Financial District - Barbary Coast, San Francisco, CA 94111
    For Lease Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 15,210 Sqft
  • Robert Dollar Building - San Francisco
    311 California Street, Financial District - Barbary Coast, San Francisco, CA 94104
    For Lease $66/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,721 Sqft
  • 735 Market Street - San Francisco
    735 Market Street, Yerba Buena, San Francisco, CA 94103
    For Lease $60/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 15,848 Sqft
  • New Montgomery Tower - San Francisco
    33 New Montgomery Street, Yerba Buena, San Francisco, CA 94105
    For Lease Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 20,095 Sqft
  • 1099 23rd Street, Unit 15 - San Francisco
    1011-1099 23rd Street, Central Waterfront - Dogpatch, San Francisco, CA 94107
    For Sale $1,895,000
    Property
    • Office
    Availability Contact for availability
  • San Francisco Executive Park II - San Francisco
    150 Executive Park Blvd, Candlestick Point, San Francisco, CA 94134
    For Lease $37 - $39/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 6 Spaces
    • 14,469 Sqft
  • Chancery Building - San Francisco
    562-566 Market Street, Financial District - Barbary Coast, San Francisco, CA 94104
    For Lease $60 - $65/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 11,339 Sqft
  • 1099 23rd Street Unit 15 - San Francisco
    1099 23rd Street, Potrero Hill, San Francisco, CA 94107
    For Lease $30/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 2,783 Sqft
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  • Stock Exchange Tower - San Francisco
    155 Sansome Street, Financial District - Barbary Coast, San Francisco, CA 94108
    For Lease $50 - $58/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 5 Spaces
    • 22,586 Sqft
  • San Francisco Union Square Office Penthouse & Balcony - 490 Post, Suite 1700 - San Francisco
    490 Post Street, Suite 1700, Downtown District 8 - North East, San Francisco, CA 94102
    For Lease $5.25/Sqft/Month
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 2,317 Sqft
  • 490 Post Street, Suite 1701-1702 - San Francisco
    490 Post Street, Suite 1701-1702, Downtown District 8 - North East, San Francisco, CA 94102
    For Lease $66/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,874 Sqft
  • 490 Post Street, Suite 804 - San Francisco
    490 Post Street, Suite 804, Downtown District 8 - North East, San Francisco, CA 94102
    For Lease $5,100/Month
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,016 Sqft
  • 170 Maiden Lane - San Francisco
    170 Maiden Lane, Downtown District 8 - North East, San Francisco, CA 94109
    For Lease Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 4 Spaces
    • 29,349 Sqft
  • 100 Montgomery Street - San Francisco
    100 Montgomery Street, Financial District - Barbary Coast, San Francisco, CA 94104
    For Lease Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 9 Spaces
    • 113,608 Sqft
  • San Francisco Executive Park III - San Francisco
    250 Executive Park Blvd, Candlestick Point, San Francisco, CA 94124
    For Lease $37 - $39/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 7 Spaces
    • 21,162 Sqft
  • Stonestown Medical Building - San Francisco
    595 Buckingham Way, Stonestown, San Francisco, CA 94132
    For Lease $66 - $71.4/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 13 Spaces
    • 16,511 Sqft
  • 620 Folsom Street - San Francisco
    620 Folsom Street, Yerba Buena, San Francisco, CA 94107
    For Lease $65/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 49,800 Sqft
  • The Finance Building - San Francisco
    576 Market Street, Financial District - Barbary Coast, San Francisco, CA 94104
    For Lease $45/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 9,119 Sqft
  • 530 Howard Street - San Francisco
    530 Howard Street, Yerba Buena, San Francisco, CA 94105
    For Lease $45/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,800 Sqft
  • The Warfield Office Building - San Francisco
    982 Market Street, Tenderloin, San Francisco, CA 94102
    For Lease $20/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 4 Spaces
    • 21,396 Sqft
  • 353 Sacramento Street - San Francisco
    353 Sacramento Street, Financial District - Barbary Coast, San Francisco, CA 94111
    For Lease $59.5/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 5 Spaces
    • 51,002 Sqft
  • 611-615 Mission Street - San Francisco
    611 Mission Street, Yerba Buena, San Francisco, CA 94105
    For Lease $80/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 11,776 Sqft
  • India Basin Commerce Center - San Francisco
    201 Mendell Street, Hunters Point, San Francisco, CA 94124
    For Lease $1.85/Sqft/Month
    Property
    • Industrial
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 13,486 Sqft

San Francisco, CA Commercial Real Estate

There are currently 1,316 commercial listings available in San Francisco, CA. These listings include 1,958 commercial spaces that encompass a total of 19,021,268 square feet. Available commercial spaces in San Francisco, CA range in size from 101 square feet to 248,065 square feet. A total of 553 off-market commercial properties located in San Francisco, CA are also available for research.

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San Francisco, CA Economic Overview

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The "City on the Bay" has it all: whether it’s restaurants and nightlife, culture and arts, education or professional sports, the city ranks among the best in the country. What’s more, there’s a strong economy and thriving San Francisco commercial real estate market to go along with it.

Since the California Gold Rush of the mid-19th century, San Francisco became a major player in the financial industry, with tourism as a close second. Because innovation has always been welcome here, the region also serves as one of the most important centers of technological breakthrough in the world.

With over 24 million visitors in 2015, San Francisco is a major tourist destination, easily accessible through San Francisco International Airport, which boasts the largest international terminal in the United States. The city’s strong finance, healthcare, hospitality, retail, and education sectors also contribute to the bustling San Francisco commercial real estate market.

San Francisco, CA Commercial Real Estate Market

Stretched out over 47.9 square miles, San Francisco is home to over 78 million square feet of office space. The market is expanding rapidly, with another 5.1 million square feet currently under construction.

Financial District, San Francisco, which is split into the North and South Financial District, is the center of San Francisco’s economy. The Financial District office market encompasses over 50 million square feet, which is more than 65% of the city’s total space and is home to all six of the city’s Fortune 500 companies, including Wells Fargo, PG&E, Gap, and Salesforce.com. Bayview and South Beach are two other waterfront neighborhoods with a strong commercial real estate market.

South of Market, San Francisco, also known as “SoMa”, is the second-largest office market in the city, with nearly 8 million square feet of space. The SoMa office market is also the city’s tech hub, home to the headquarters for Airbnb, Dropbox, Pinterest, and more. SoMa includes Mid-Market, over 4.2 million square feet of office space along Market Street. Mid-Market’s rapid growth is led by tech firms like Twitter, Zendesk, Square, Uber, and Dolby.  

Mission Bay, San Francisco is an important area for life sciences and biomedical research, home to the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, the UCSF Mission Bay research campus, and several biotechnology firms. The Mission Bay office market encompasses over 1 million square feet of space and the area will soon welcome Chase Center, the Golden State Warriors’ new arena.

San Francisco, CA Office Rental Rates ($/SF/year)

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, for properties larger than 50K SF.

San Francisco, CA Office Sales

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, for properties larger than 50K SF, which sold at over $5M.

San Francisco, CA Commercial Inventory Breakdown

Office Spaces

Total: 114,771,863 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF, includes office with retail

By square footage range:

  • 50k to 100k SF: 12,558,710 SF / 10.94% of total office
  • 100k to 500k SF: 61,870,630 SF / 53.91% of total office
  • 500k to 1M SF: 30,012,496 SF / 26.15% of total office
  • > 1M SF: 10,330,027 SF / 9% of total office

By class:

  • Class A+: 12,338,864 SF / 10.75% of total office
  • Class A: 61,711,602 SF / 53.77% of total office
  • Class B: 27,648,134 SF / 24.09% of total office
  • Class C: 814,387 SF / 0.71% of total office

Industrial

Total: 8,949,084 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF

By square footage range:

  • 50k to 100k SF: 2,874,258 SF / 32.12% of total industrial
  • 100k to 500k SF: 4,324,826 SF / 48.33% of total industrial
  • > 1M SF: 1,750,000 SF / 19.56% of total industrial

By class:

  • Class A: 408,344 SF / 4.56% of total industrial
  • Class B: 4,976,863 SF / 55.61% of total industrial
  • Class C: 775,682 SF / 8.67% of total industrial

Office Spaces with Retail

Total: 8,653,340 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF

By square footage range:

  • 50k to 100k SF: 2,169,845 SF / 25.08% of total office with retail
  • 100k to 500k SF: 3,981,962 SF / 46.02% of total office with retail
  • 500k to 1M SF: 937,000 SF / 10.83% of total office with retail
  • > 1M SF: 1,564,533 SF / 18.08% of total office with retail

Employment in San Francisco, CA

Employment

The San Francisco Bay Area may be best known for its high technology companies these days, but there are plenty of jobs in other industries. In fact, the economy here is quite diverse, with employment opportunities spread across several major sectors. 

  • Technology - There are over 70,000 people employed in the technology sector within the city of San Francisco, which also serves as the headquarters for companies like Twitter, Uber, and Yelp. Salesforce.com is the city’s largest tech employer, with nearly 6,000 employees. Of course, there are also many San Francisco residents who work in nearby Silicon Valley, which has another 200,000+ tech jobs and is home to the likes of Google, Facebook, Apple, Intel, and HP.
  • Tourism and Hospitality - San Francisco’s $9-billion-dollar tourism industry is strengthened by its high-traffic international airport and its impressive culinary and nightlife scenes. The industry creates over 135,000 leisure and hospitality jobs, with roughly 75,000 of those jobs related specifically to tourism.
  • Healthcare - The thriving healthcare industry in San Francisco provides over 100,000 local jobs. Some of the biggest individual employers include the California Pacific Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente, and Dignity Health, which collectively employ over 13,000.
  • Government - There are over 127,000 government employees working in San Francisco, divided between the federal, state, and local government.
  • Financial Services - Wells Fargo is San Francisco’s largest private employer, with over 8,000 employees. Charles Schwab also has a strong presence, employing more than 2,000. Both of these Fortune 500 financial companies are headquartered in San Francisco.
  • Retail - San Francisco has over 70,000 retail jobs, with Gap being the largest single employer in the sector. The Fortune 500 clothing company is also headquartered here, along with Levi Strauss, Inc.

While education doesn’t quite make the list as one of the largest employment sectors, it is an important part of the local job landscape.

Education in San Francisco, CA

San Francisco has a rich educational tradition. The University of California, San Francisco is ranked among the five best medical schools in the country, and the University of California, Hastings College of the Law is the oldest law schools in the state. Then there’s the City College of San Francisco, one of the country’s largest two-year community colleges, and the Academy of Art Institute, the largest art and design institute in the U.S.

Notable institutes of higher learning in San Francisco also include San Francisco State University, the University of San Francisco, the San Francisco Art Institute, the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and the California Culinary Academy.

The city’s many public schools fall under the San Francisco Unified School District.

Commuting Time in San Francisco, CA

When ranking U.S. cities by commute times, San Francisco comes in as sixth-worst. Roughly 35% of residents rely on public transportation, the second-highest rate in the country.

  • The city’s most popular public transit system is the San Francisco Municipal Railway, which operates light rail/subway, bus, and cable cars. You can find out how to ride here: https://www.sfmta.com
  • Over 100,000 bicycle trips are made in San Francisco each day, and it’s also one of the most walkable cities in the U.S. You can find popular walking and biking routes here: http://www.sfbike.org/resources/maps-routes/

San Francisco Demographics

Population

  • Total Population874,961
  • Male Population(51.0 %) 446,286
  • Female Population(49.0 %) 428,675
  • Median Age38.20

Income/Financial

  • Average Household Income$160,392
  • Median Household Income$112,449
  • Median Income Under 25$75,200
  • Median Income 25-44$159,003
  • Median Income 45-64$104,620
  • Median Income Over 65$52,188

News

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