The typical asking rate per listing is in the $50's per square foot per year. The Arlington submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 6% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Arlington submarket has greater rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 42 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available space in the Arlington 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 11,270 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 11 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1986 and are Class A.