On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The St. John the Baptist Parish region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $16 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Greater New Orleans Region market, the St. John the Baptist Parish region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have come on the market, which means listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 250% of the available leases in the St. John the Baptist 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,500 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 0 and are Class Class C.