The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Rockville region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $38 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Rockville submarket has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 33 listings have come on the market, which means new listings might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 158% of the office spaces in the Rockville are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,320 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 4 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1985 and are Class A.