The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lakewood region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $17 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the Lakewood submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces are probably 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 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 2,120 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1980 and are Class C.