Most listings are in the $40's per square foot per year. The East Shore submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $7 per sqft per year. That's a 16% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the East Shore region has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been listed, which means leases are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 6,690 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 5 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1983 and are Class A.
Health care is the dominant industry in this region. Most of the folk of East Shore work from home. Commuting around an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.