Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Research Forest region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $22 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the Research Forest submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 25% of the available leases in the Research Forest 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.
Even though the median size is 86,660 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 4 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1999 and are Class B.
This region is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Research Forest residents. Commuting approximately 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.