On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Baton Rouge region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $4 per sqft per year. That's a 17% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 150 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 35% of the office spaces in the Baton Rouge are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,200 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 0 and are Class B.