The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Fife submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $4 per sqft per year. That's a 16% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the Fife region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have come on the market, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 7,960 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1978 and are Class A.
A large portion of this region is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Fife folk. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.