Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the SoDo region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been posted online, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 200% of the available space in the SoDo are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 820 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 4 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1947 and are Class A.
Waste services is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst SoDo occupants. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.