The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Central Dallas submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $26 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the Central Dallas region has greater rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 353 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 88% of the office spaces in the Central Dallas 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,120 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 11 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1981 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Central Dallas occupants. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.