The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Bluemont region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $33 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Bluemont submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been listed, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 100% of the listings in the Bluemont 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 5,090 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 11 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1988 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Waste services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Bluemont residents. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.