Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Kent region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the Downtown Kent region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 0 listings have been posted online, which means listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About Inf% of the office spaces in the Downtown Kent 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,330 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 2004.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Education is the dominant industry in this region. Most of the residents of Downtown Kent work from home. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.