The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Elkridge submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $26 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Baltimore market, the Elkridge region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been listed, which means leases most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 183% of the listings in the Elkridge 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 6,640 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 2004 and are Class B.