On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The Northeast Washington region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $18 per sqft per year. That's a 81% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 1,200 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 6 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1965 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Health care is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by taxi is the most popular way to get to work amongst Northeast Washington folk. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.