Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The French Quarter - CBD submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $20 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Greater New Orleans Region market, the French Quarter - CBD submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 26 listings have been listed, which means office spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 188% of the available leases in the French Quarter - CBD 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.
Even though the median size is 3,180 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 4 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 0 and are Class A.
This area is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Agriculture is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst French Quarter - CBD folk. Commuting approximately 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.