Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The West Side submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $8 per sqft per year. That's a 33% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Antonio market, the West Side region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 18 listings have been posted online, which means listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 11% of the available leases in the West Side are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 7,150 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 2001 and are Class A.
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 market. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst West Side residents. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.