On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Bellingham region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $4 per sqft per year. That's a 25% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 25 listings have been posted online, which means leases might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 84% of the office spaces in the Bellingham are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 4,000 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1990 and are Class A.