Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the University District region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have come on the market, which means new listings might be 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 410 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 5 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1973 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the folk of University District work from home. Commuting around 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.