The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Spring Branch West submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $22 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Spring Branch West region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 12 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 17% of the available space in the Spring Branch West 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,000 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1998 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Health care is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Spring Branch West residents. Commuting approximately an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.