The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Bailey's Crossroads region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $29 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Bailey's Crossroads region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been posted online, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 300% of the listings in the Bailey's Crossroads are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 11 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1982 and are Class B.