Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Washington submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 43 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the office spaces in the Washington 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,740 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1988 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Information is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Washington residents. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.