Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Eastlake region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $25 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Seattle Metropolitan Area market, the Eastlake submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 50% of the available leases in the Eastlake 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 5,030 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 3 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1978 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the occupants of Eastlake work from home. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.