Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Southwest Houston region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $2 per sqft per year. That's a 9% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Southwest Houston submarket has higher rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 151 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the available leases in the Southwest Houston are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. 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 700 sqft. Most properties 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 close to an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.