On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The DeSoto region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $11 per sqft per year. That's a 76% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the DeSoto submarket has greater rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 44% of the listings in the DeSoto 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 850 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1985 and are Class B.