On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The West Side region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $8 per sqft per year. That's a 50% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Antonio market, the West Side submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 18 listings have been posted online, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 2,220 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 2001 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Health care is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst West Side occupants. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.