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Commercial Real Estate in Walnut Creek, CA - 84 Properties Available

  • Riviera Plaza - Walnut Creek
    1600 Riviera Avenue, Overlook, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    For Lease $42.6/Sqft/Year
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    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 15,714 Sqft
  • 101 Ygnacio Plaza - Walnut Creek
    101 Ygnacio Valley Road, Overlook, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    For Lease $47.4/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 3,292 Sqft
  • Quail Court Office Park - Walnut Creek
    33 Quail Court, Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    For Lease $16.64 - $25.8/Sqft/Year
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    Availability
    • 7 Spaces
    • 5,586 Sqft
  • Montego Ridge - Buildings B & C - Walnut Creek
    1200 Montego Way, Meadow Creek, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
    For Lease $36/Sqft/Year
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    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 66,987 Sqft
  • Montego Ridge - Building A - Walnut Creek
    1350 Montego Way, Meadow Creek, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
    For Lease $36/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 66,640 Sqft
  • 590 YVR - Walnut Creek
    590 Ygnacio Valley Road, Oak Road, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    For Lease $39/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 13,614 Sqft
  • Park Centre - Walnut Creek
    350 North Wiget Lane, Ygnacio Valley, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
    For Lease $24.6/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 7 Spaces
    • 57,776 Sqft
  • The Centre Pointe Office Park - Walnut Creek
    165 Lennon Lane, Ygnacio Valley, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
    For Lease $25.8/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 12 Spaces
    • 120,992 Sqft
  • 1600 South Main Plaza - Walnut Creek
    1600 South Main Street, Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    For Lease $36/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 4 Spaces
    • 11,447 Sqft
  • The Atrium on Broadway - Walnut Creek
    1981 North Broadway, Downtown Walnut Creek, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    For Lease $35.4 - $36/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 9 Spaces
    • 22,793 Sqft
  • Gateway Centre - Walnut Creek
    1850 Mt. Diablo Blvd, Overlook, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    For Lease $41.4/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 4 Spaces
    • 13,241 Sqft
  • Mt. Diablo Plaza - Walnut Creek
    2175 North California Blvd, Overlook, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    For Lease $49.8 - $51/Sqft/Year
    Property
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    • 12 Spaces
    • 70,222 Sqft
  • 575 Lennon Lane - Walnut Creek
    575 Lennon Lane, Ygnacio Valley, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
    For Lease $21 - $23.4/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 4 Spaces
    • 59,766 Sqft
  • 2999 Oak Road - Walnut Creek
    2999 Oak Road, Contra Costa Center, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
    For Lease $36/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 7 Spaces
    • 40,635 Sqft
  • PMI Plaza - Walnut Creek
    3003 Oak Road, Contra Costa Center, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
    For Lease $48/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 7 Spaces
    • 81,430 Sqft
  • 3000 Oak Road - Walnut Creek
    3000 Oak Road, Contra Costa Center, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
    For Lease $45.6/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 5,954 Sqft
  • 710 South Broadway - Walnut Creek
    710 South Broadway, Meadow Creek, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    For Lease $27/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 2,294 Sqft
  • Station Plaza - Walnut Creek
    3100 Oak Road, Contra Costa Center, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
    For Lease $42/Sqft/Year
    Property
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 8,264 Sqft
  • 1350 Treat Blvd - Walnut Creek
    1350 Treat Blvd, Contra Costa Center, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
    Contact for pricing
    Property
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    • 7 Spaces
    • 43,189 Sqft
  • Creekside Oaks - Walnut Creek
    1440 Maria Lane, Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    Contact for pricing
    Property
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    • 11 Spaces
    • 14,304 Sqft
  • California Plaza - Walnut Creek
    2121 North California Blvd, Overlook, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    Contact for pricing
    Property
    Availability
    • 7 Spaces
    • 61,851 Sqft
  • Walnut Creek Center - 200 Pringle Avenue - Walnut Creek
    200 Pringle Avenue, Overlook, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    Contact for pricing
    Property
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    • 3 Spaces
    • 9,521 Sqft
  • Walnut Creek Center - 100 Pringle Avenue - Walnut Creek
    100 Pringle Avenue, Overlook, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    Contact for pricing
    Property
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    • 8 Spaces
    • 25,859 Sqft
  • Two Ygnacio Center - Walnut Creek
    2033 North Main Street, Overlook, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    Contact for pricing
    Property
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    • 12 Spaces
    • 83,352 Sqft
  • One Ygnacio Center - Walnut Creek
    1990 North California Blvd, Overlook, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    Contact for pricing
    Property
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    • 8 Spaces
    • 33,154 Sqft

Walnut Creek, CA Economic Overview

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Walnut Creek is located in the San Francisco East Bay area, near Oakland. With a highly educated population of over 70,000 people, the city is able to attract exceptional residents and businesses can recruit and retain outstanding talent. The transit richness is a boon to the commercial real estate market in Walnut Creek, with interstates, BART mass transit, and bus service all offering easy access from the San Francisco Bay area.

Median household income in Walnut Creek is over $82,000 per year, which is higher than the San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward metropolitan statistical area average. Businesses in Walnut Creek receive a competitive edge by not paying payroll taxes, as well as benefitting from commercial rents that are lower than in San Francisco. In a recent survey of the best small cities to start a business, Walnut Creek came in at #17 out of 463 contender-cities.

Walnut Creek's access to East San Francisco Bay residents, plus its ability to attract and keep a talented labor force are key reasons for its economic success. People love living here, and business loves hiring here. Over 96% rated the quality of life in Walnut Creek as excellent or good, 93% rated their neighborhood as a great place to live, and 97% rated Walnut Creek as a excellent place to live.

Often described as the 'Jewel of the East Bay', retail, restaurant and entertainment add just as much to the economy of Walnut Creek as do the diverse mix of major employers and small business.

Walnut Creek, CA Commercial Real Estate Market

While the demand for industrial space in Walnut Creek is stable, the office market in Walnut Creek, particularly along the North I-680 corridor, is being driven by the record-high rents in San Francisco and Oakland, which is driving demand for not only Class A office space in Walnut Creek but Class B and C properties as well.

Walnut Creek has a long-standing reputation as a premier regional business center in the East Bay area, with three key show-case office, industrial and mixed-use complexes:

The Walnut Creek BART Transit Hub offers 1.9 million square feet of office space, adjacent to BART (Bay Area Regional Transit System), close to the freeway on-off ramp, and an easy walk to the free Downtown Walnut Creek trolley system.

Downtown Walnut Creek is a destination location in and of itself. With 2.5 million square feet of shopping, dining and entertainment space, and 2.7 million square feet of Class A office space, plus a walkability score of 85 (the same as San Francisco and New York City), the area is a magnet for national and regional retailers such as Apple, Nordstrom, and Crate and Barrel, along with countless small store fronts and trendy restaurants.

Shadelands Business Park accommodates a wide mix of professional, scientific, technical, health care and manufacturing companies, with its 2.7 million square feet of office and light industrial space. The 246-acre business park has a high parking ratio, walking trails, and employees have on-site access to day care, shopping and medical appointments.

Walnut Creek, CA Office Rental Rates ($/SF/year)

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

Walnut Creek, CA Office Sales

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

Walnut Creek, CA Commercial Inventory Breakdown

Office Spaces

Total: 6,975,493 SF

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

By square footage range:

  • 50k to 100k SF: 1,711,758 SF / 24.54% of total office
  • 100k to 500k SF: 5,263,735 SF / 75.46% of total office

By class:

  • Class A: 1,233,252 SF / 17.68% of total office
  • Class B: 5,742,241 SF / 82.32% of total office

Employment in Walnut Creek, CA

Employment

Companies based in Walnut Creek include Kaiser Permanente, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, John Muir Health, Del Monte, Verizon Wireless, Carollo Engineers, Central Garden & Pet, AvoDerm, Amdro, American Reprographics, CSE Insurance, and the PMI Group.

Key employment sectors in Walnut Creek are: educational services and healthcare; professional, scientific and technical services; management and administration; waste management; and finance, insurance and real estate. The top five employers in Walnut Creek are:

  • John Muir Health with 4,600 employees;
  • Kaiser Permanente with 2,300 people;
  • Safeway with 1,275 workers;
  • Nordstrom with 570 employees;
  • IHC with 500 people.

Education in Walnut Creek, CA

There are five school districts that service Walnut Creek, including the Mount Diablo Unified School District, the Acalanes Union High School District and the San Ramon Valley Unified School District. The city has numerous private K-12 schools as well, including Berean Christian High School, Garden Gate Montessori School, Palmer School and Walnut Creek Christian Academy.

Walnut Creek has the most educated population in Contra Costa County, with 61% of the resident adults having a bachelor's degree or higher. Universities and colleges closest to Walnut Creek include Brandman University, Phlebotomy Plus medical school, and More University. Students in Walnut Creek also have direct access to the almost countless colleges and universities in the San Francisco Bay area, including the University of San Francisco, San Francisco State University, City College of San Francisco, and the San Francisco Art Institute.

Commuting Time in Walnut Creek, CA

Commute times in Walnut Creek vary substantially, with Easy Bay commutes among the 10 worst in the entire San Francisco Bay Area. On average, commuters here spend close to 30 minutes in their cars, while nearly 4% of the workforce has a super commute of 90 minutes of more.

When it comes to variety of transportation, Walnut Creek has a rare distinction as being a transit-rich community:

  • Walnut Creek is located at the intersection of the Sacramento/San Jose I-680 and the San Francisco/Oakland SR-24 corridor.;
  • BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) serves both the Walnut Creek and Pleasant Hill stations, providing a short 30 minute ride to the Financial District in San Francisco.;
  • Free bus rides connect the 246-acre Shadelands Business Park to both BART stations.;
  • There are miles of bike lanes and the city has a walkability score of 85, the same as New York City and San Francisco.;
  • Walnut Creek is served by the Oakland International Airport which is among the 40 busiest airports in the country.

Walnut Creek Demographics

Population

  • Total Population68,516
  • Male Population(46.6 %) 31,920
  • Female Population(53.4 %) 36,596
  • Median Age48.60

Income/Financial

  • Average Household Income$122,477
  • Median Household Income$86,845
  • Median Income 25-44$109,045
  • Median Income 45-64$132,705
  • Median Income Over 65$60,323

Residential Rents in Walnut Creek, CA

The residential rental market in Walnut Creek has been steadily increasing over the years, to the point where about 36% of the residents here are renters. Of the 33,000 housing units in the city, nearly 50% are multi-family dwellings, representing an attractive opportunity for apartment and multi-unit residential investment.

Over the past year rents in Walnut Creek have stayed relatively flat due to new product coming onto the market. The rent for a one-bedroom unit averages just over $2,022 per month, while a two-bedroom rental goes for over $2,529 monthly.

News

  Growers Square, a three-building office project in Walnut Creek, Calif., is under new ownership. Investment management company Invesco, represented by NKF Capital Markets, sold the property to Rockwood. “Walnut Creek has experienced a renaissance that has brought high-end restaurant...

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