The typical asking rate per listing is in the $50's per square foot per year. The Dupont Circle submarket is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $51 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 23 listings have been listed, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 191% of the listings in the Dupont Circle are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,380 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 10 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1970 and are Class A.
This market is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Utilities is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst Dupont Circle residents. Commuting close to an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.