On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The City Center District submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the City Center District submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 138 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the available leases in the City Center District are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,160 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 34 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1975 and are Class A.
Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this market. Most of the occupants of City Center District work from home. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.