The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Arlington submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the Arlington region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 97 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 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 1,630 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1985 and are Class B.