The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Uptown-Galleria region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $32 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Uptown-Galleria region has greater rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 97 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 80% of the available space in the Uptown-Galleria 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,250 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 11 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1978 and are Class A.
This region is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Uptown-Galleria residents. Commuting around 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.