On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The West Arlington region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 13% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the West Arlington submarket has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have come on the market, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 100% of the available leases in the West Arlington 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.
Even though the median size is 3,730 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1985 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Company management is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst West Arlington folk. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.