The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Missouri City region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $9 per sqft per year. That's a 27% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Missouri City submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 8 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 13% of the office spaces in the Missouri City are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 1,250 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 2005 and are Class B.