On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Westside submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $3 per sqft per year. That's a 11% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Westside region has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 1111 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available space in the Westside 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 2,710 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 4 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. Agriculture is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the occupants of Westside work from home. Commuting close to an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.