The typical asking rate per listing is in the $40's per square foot per year. The Lower Queen Anne region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $14 per sqft per year. That's a 42% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the Lower Queen Anne region 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 listed, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 233% of the office spaces in the Lower Queen Anne 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 4,590 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1964 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Arts, entertainment, and restaurants are the dominant industries in this area. Most of the occupants of Lower Queen Anne work from home. Commuting close to 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.