The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Rockville submarket is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $2 per sqft per year. That's a 7% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Rockville submarket has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 35 listings have been posted online, which means listings might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 3% of the listings in the Rockville 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,600 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 5 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1986 and are Class A.