Most listings are in the $40's per square foot per year. The Oak Lawn region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $8 per sqft per year. That's a 23% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the Oak Lawn submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 74 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 45% of the listings in the Oak Lawn are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,480 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 8 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1985 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Oak Lawn folk. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.