Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Central Houston submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $3 per sqft per year. That's a 9% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Central Houston region has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 349 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 8% of the available space in the Central Houston 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 3,260 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 6 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1975 and are Class B.