The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Laplace region is seeing a a boost 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 Laplace region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 175% of the available leases in the Laplace are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, 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 buildings in this market are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 0 and are Class Class C.