The typical asking rate per listing is in the $0's per square foot per year. The Capitol Hill region is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $63 per sqft per year. That's a 100% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been made available, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 33% of the available space in the Capitol Hill 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,420 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 8 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1915 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Company management is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Capitol Hill occupants. Commuting close to an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.