The typical asking rate per listing is in the $60's per square foot per year. The Idylwood region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $31 per sqft per year. That's a 97% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Idylwood submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been listed, which means listings 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,100 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 11 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1984 and are Class A.