The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Calverton submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $4 per sqft per year. That's a 14% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Calverton submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been posted online, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 180% of the available space in the Calverton are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 3,780 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 6 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1987 and are Class B.