The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Greater Baltimore region is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 2% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Baltimore market, the Greater Baltimore submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 500 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the listings in the Greater Baltimore are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term 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 2,760 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1986 and are Class B.