Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Oak Lawn submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $4 per sqft per year. That's a 13% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the Oak Lawn region has more expensive rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 71 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 6% of the available leases in the Oak Lawn 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 2,500 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 9 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1984 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Oak Lawn occupants. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.