Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Houston Metro submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $0 per sqft per year. That's a 1% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 2971 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the office spaces in the Houston Metro are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1983 and are Class B.