Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The North Houston region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the North Houston submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 313 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the listings in the North 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,820 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 3 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1981 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst North Houston residents. Commuting approximately 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.