Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The DeSoto submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 10% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the DeSoto region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have been listed, which means office spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 850 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1985 and are Class B.