Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Frederick region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 8% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Frederick submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 65 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 68% of the available space in the Frederick 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,090 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1986 and are Class A.