The typical asking rate per listing is in the $50's per square foot per year. The Lakeview region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $59 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the Lakeview submarket has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been made available, which means office spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 100% of the available leases in the Lakeview 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.
Even though the median size is 12,810 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1986 and are Class A.
A large portion of this market is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this area. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Lakeview residents. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.