The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Washington County submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $8 per sqft per year. That's a 50% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 9 listings have been made available, which means listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 3 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1875 and are Class B.