Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Westwood submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 15% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Westwood region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 198 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 69% of the listings in the Westwood 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 940 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 6 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1982 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Information is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Westwood occupants. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.