The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Puyallup submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $13 per sqft per year. That's a 49% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the Puyallup region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 100% of the listings in the Puyallup 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 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 1,520 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1988 and are Class A.