On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Manassas submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $7 per sqft per year. That's a 24% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Downtown Manassas region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been made available, which means leases are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 33% of the available space in the Downtown Manassas are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 1,250 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 4 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 2002 and are Class B.
A large portion of this region is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Arts, entertainment, and restaurants are the dominant industries in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Manassas occupants. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.