The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Orleans Parish region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $20 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Greater New Orleans Region market, the Orleans Parish submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 87 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 70% of the listings in the Orleans Parish are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,060 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 0 and are Class Class B.