Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Downtown Olympia region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 8% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 18 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 1,630 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1983 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Professional services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Olympia folk. Commuting close to 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.