The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Baton Rouge submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $0 per sqft per year. That's a 1% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 134 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the office spaces in the Baton Rouge are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. 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 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 0 and are Class Class B.