Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Research Forest submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been made available, which means listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 20% of the office spaces in the Research Forest 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 10,540 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 4 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1999 and are Class B.
This market is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Research Forest folk. Commuting close to 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.