Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Central Houston region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $30 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Central Houston region has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 260 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 65% of the available leases in the Central Houston 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,840 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 6 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1975 and are Class B.