Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Broad Run Business Center submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Washington D.C. market, the Broad Run Business Center region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been posted online, which means leases might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 50% of the office spaces in the Broad Run Business Center are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,600 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 4 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 2000 and are Class A.
Public administration is the dominant industry in this region. Most of the folk of Broad Run Business Center work from home. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.