The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Oak Lawn submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $4 per sqft per year. That's a 12% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the Oak Lawn submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 82 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 9% of the office spaces in the Oak Lawn 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.
Even though the median size is 5,080 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 9 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1984 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Oak Lawn residents. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.