Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Manassas region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $7 per sqft per year. That's a 33% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Manassas region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 29 listings have come on the market, which means new listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 2,980 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1989 and are Class B.