The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Northwest Side submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Antonio market, the Northwest Side region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 215 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the available space in the Northwest Side are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,810 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region 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. Company management is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the residents of Northwest Side work from home. Commuting approximately an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.