The typical asking rate per listing is in the $40's per square foot per year. The South Central Houston region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $25 per sqft per year. That's a 104% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the South Central Houston region has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 18 listings have been listed, which means listings might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 1,980 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1964 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst South Central Houston residents. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.