Most listings are in the $40's per square foot per year. The Crystal City Shops region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $49 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Crystal City Shops submarket has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been made available, which means leases are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 29% of the available space in the Crystal City Shops are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 10,200 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 12 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1981 and are Class A.
A large portion of this market is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Crystal City Shops residents. Commuting around 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.