Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Fort Worth region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $2 per sqft per year. That's a 9% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the DFW Metroplex market, the Downtown Fort Worth submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have been listed, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 14% of the available leases in the Downtown Fort Worth are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 4,200 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1975 and are Class A.
This market is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this area. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Fort Worth folk. Commuting around an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.