On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Southwest Houston region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $2 per sqft per year. That's a 9% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Southwest Houston submarket has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 151 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the office spaces in the Southwest Houston are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. 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 700 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1980 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Waste services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Southwest Houston occupants. Commuting around an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.