The typical asking rate per listing is in the $40's per square foot per year. The Olympia region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $16 per sqft per year. That's a 57% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 21 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 86% of the listings in the Olympia 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 210 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1986 and are Class B.