On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Annapolis region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $2 per sqft per year. That's a 8% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Baltimore market, the Annapolis region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 47 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the listings in the Annapolis are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,330 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1979 and are Class B.