The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lafayette submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $3 per sqft per year. That's a 13% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 20 listings have been posted online, which means leases might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 2,980 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1970 and are Class A.