Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Energy Corridor submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $21 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Energy Corridor submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 155 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 19% of the available leases in the Energy Corridor 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 5,190 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 5 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1983 and are Class A.
This area is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Energy Corridor occupants. Commuting close to 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.