The typical asking rate per listing is in the $40's per square foot per year. The Edmonds submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $15 per sqft per year. That's a 57% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the Edmonds submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been posted online, which means spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 60% of the available leases in the Edmonds 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 550 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1985 and are Class B.