The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Government District submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $3 per sqft per year. That's a 12% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,150 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 9 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1970 and are Class A.
Health care is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Government District occupants. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.