Most listings are in the $70's per square foot per year. The Dupont Circle region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $13 per sqft per year. That's a 19% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 23 listings have been made available, which means leases might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 9% of the listings in the Dupont Circle are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. 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 4,690 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 11 stories. 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 occupants. Commuting close to an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.