The typical asking rate per listing is in the $50's per square foot per year. The Washington D.C region is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 2% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Washington D.C region has greater rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 89 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 109% of the office spaces in the Washington D.C 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,000 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 10 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1973 and are Class A.