Most listings are in the $40's per square foot per year. The Stafford submarket is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $0 per sqft per year. That's a 1% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Stafford submarket has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 39 listings have been made available, which means leases are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 41% of the available leases in the Stafford are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous 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 400 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1982 and are Class B.