The typical asking rate per listing is in the $40's per square foot per year. The Seattle region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $3 per sqft per year. That's a 7% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 466 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 82% of the available space in the Seattle are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,910 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1982 and are Class A.