Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the Lakeview submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 100% of the office spaces in the Lakeview 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 8,370 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 3 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1987 and are Class A.
A large portion of this region is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Lakeview folk. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.