Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the Tacoma region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 13 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 8% of the available space in the Tacoma are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. 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 1,900 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1976 and are Class B.