Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The La Plata submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 11% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the La Plata submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 8 listings have come on the market, which means leases might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 4,900 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 4 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 2006 and are Class A.