On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Fort Worth submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $20 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the Downtown Fort Worth region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 14 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 100% of the available space in the Downtown Fort Worth 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,290 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1975 and are Class A.
This area is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this area. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Fort Worth folk. Commuting approximately an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.