Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Greater Duwamish submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $11 per sqft per year. That's a 45% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the Greater Duwamish submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 20 listings have come on the market, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 60% of the available space in the Greater Duwamish are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 13,280 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1954 and are Class A.
Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Greater Duwamish residents. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.