The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Bedford region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 8% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the Bedford submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 47 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 15% of the available leases in the Bedford 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 2,880 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1984 and are Class B.