Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Houston Metro submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $0 per sqft per year. That's a 0% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 2133 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 10% of the available leases in the Houston Metro 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 1,830 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1983 and are Class B.