The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Dallas region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $0 per sqft per year. That's a 1% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the Downtown Dallas region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 285 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the listings in the Downtown Dallas are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. 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 1,590 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 26 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1964 and are Class A.
Professional services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Dallas occupants. Commuting around 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.