The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Dallas region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the Downtown Dallas region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 150 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available leases in the Downtown Dallas are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. 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 2,900 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 27 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1965 and are Class A.
Professional services is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Dallas residents. Commuting approximately 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.