San Mateo County
San Mateo County is part of the San Francisco Bay Area and is one of the nine counties bordering San Francisco Bay. Part of vibrant high-tech Silicon Valley, San Mateo County hosts the headquarters offices of Facebook, Oracle, Visa, Sony, YouTube, Genentech, as well as a hub of venture capital offices in Menlo Park.
Notable locations in San Mateo County include Stanford Linear Accelerator, the Cow Palace in Daly City, Stanford University, the San Mateo County History Museum in Redwood City, and Stanford Hospital. Recreational areas include San Mateo Fishing Pier, San Bruno Mountain State Park, San Mateo County Memorial Park, Portola Redwoods State Park, and Half Moon Bay State Beach.
Business owners seeking rental properties for lease in San Mateo County, including office space for rent and commercial space for rent, will find that quality office space continues to be in high demand. Statistics for San Mateo County reflect a growing, healthy commercial real estate market. Big biotech campuses are underway on the Peninsula, with more R&D office space on the way. Hospitals and corporate office campuses are also being built. After years of commercial rent increases, the cost of leasing office space in San Mateo County ticked down in 2017. As the market for office space balances, demand for commercial space for industrial businesses is thriving.
San Mateo County Transit District provides local bus service within San Mateo County. Caltraintraverses San Mateo County from north to south, following the Highway 101 corridor. Caltrain, BART, and SamTrans converge at the Millbrae station. Local commercial offices have easy access to San Francisco International Airport at the north end of San Mateo County. The only deepwater port in South San Francisco Bay is the Port of Redwood City, situated along Redwood Creek.
Whether you're looking for retail space, warehouse, or office space, and whether you're looking to lease, sublease, or buy, San Mateo County offers a variety of options. Cities in San Mateo County with commercial office space for lease or sale include Belmont, Brisbane, Burlingame, Daly City, East Palo Alto, Foster City, Half Moon Bay, Menlo Park, Millbrae, Pacifica, Redwood City, San Bruno, San Carlos, San Mateo, and South San Francisco.
With over 800 shops and restaurants, the City of San Mateo has one of the more developed downtown locations in the Bay Area, dotted with historic buildings. San Mateo has a mix of large suburban office parks and downtown-quality, low-rise buildings. Foster City is ranked as one of the safest cities in the United States. Visa is Foster City's largest employer. Redwood City was the first city to incorporate in San Mateo County. In addition to large tech companies, there is also a vibrant small business community in Redwood City; Redwood City has been ranked the 7th best place in California for small business.
From flexible startup office spaces to restaurant and retail locations, San Mateo County has a range of available office locations to choose from. Browse our property listings above to view many of the currently available office spaces in San Mateo County, or contact one of our expert brokers to help you find just the right San Mateo County office space or retail location for your office, warehouse, restaurant, or storefront.