The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Sugar Branch submarket is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $20 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Sugar Branch region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 20 listings have been listed, which means leases most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 70% of the listings in the Sugar Branch are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 490 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 2006 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Sugar Branch folk. Commuting approximately 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.