Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Dallas region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the Downtown Dallas region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 211 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the available leases in the Downtown Dallas 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 1,130 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 25 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1964 and are Class A.
Professional services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Dallas residents. Commuting around 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.