Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Bellingham region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $4 per sqft per year. That's a 20% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 25 listings have been listed, which means leases might be leasing quickly. 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,310 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1985 and are Class B.