On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lacey submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 8% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have come on the market, which means spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 93% of the office spaces in the Lacey are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous 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 990 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1990 and are Class B.