On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Southwest Houston region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Southwest Houston submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 179 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 790 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1980 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Waste services is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Southwest Houston folk. Commuting around an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.