Compared to the rest of the Greater New Orleans Region market, the Metairie submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 56 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 13% of the listings in the Metairie 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 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 2,400 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 0 and are Class B.