Most listings are in the $70's per square foot per year. The Dupont Circle submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $17 per sqft per year. That's a 32% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 23 listings have been made available, which means leases might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 122% of the available leases in the Dupont Circle 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,800 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 10 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1970 and are Class A.
This area is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Utilities is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst Dupont Circle residents. Commuting close to an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.