On average, listings lease in the $40's per square foot per year. The Stafford region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $0 per sqft per year. That's a 1% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Stafford region has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 39 listings have been made available, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 44% of the listings in the Stafford are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 460 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1982 and are Class B.