On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Arbutus submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $16 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Baltimore market, the Arbutus region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been listed, which means office spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 710 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1973 and are Class C.