Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Westwood region is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Westwood region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 198 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 85% of the available space in the Westwood are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 820 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 6 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1982 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Information is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Westwood folk. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.