Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Old Southwest region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $3 per sqft per year. That's a 14% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been listed, which means new listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,550 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1920 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Waste services is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the occupants of Old Southwest work from home. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.