The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The City Center District submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the City Center District submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 191 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the listings in the City Center District are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. 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 880 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 33 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1975 and are Class A.
Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this region. Most of the residents of City Center District work from home. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.