On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The Gaithersburg submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 2% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Gaithersburg region has greater rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 23 listings have been made available, which means spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 5,540 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1989 and are Class B.