Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The South Main 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% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the South Main submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 124 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. 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 700 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1981 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Health care is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the folk of South Main work from home. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.