Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Laplace submarket is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $15 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Greater New Orleans Region market, the Laplace region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been posted online, which means leases are probably leasing quickly. 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,190 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 0 and are Class Class C.