Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Near Northwest region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $20 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been listed, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,150 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1941 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Public administration is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Near Northwest residents. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.