Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the Maple Leaf submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been made available, which means 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,970 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 5 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1975 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 motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst Maple Leaf occupants. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.