The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Eldridge - West Oaks region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $5 per sqft per year. That's a 24% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Eldridge - West Oaks region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 19 listings have been made available, which means new listings might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 5% of the available space in the Eldridge - West Oaks 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,910 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1999 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Public administration is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Eldridge - West Oaks folk. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.