Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Great Uptown submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $4 per sqft per year. That's a 14% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Great Uptown submarket has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 190 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 79% of the office spaces in the Great Uptown 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,280 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 9 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1979 and are Class A.
A large portion of this market is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Waste services is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Great Uptown folk. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.