Most listings are in the $50's per square foot per year. The Washington D.C 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 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, 63 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 8% of the available leases in the Washington D.C are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. 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 5,630 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 10 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1976 and are Class A.