Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The St. Rose submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater New Orleans Region market, the St. Rose submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been posted online, which means leases most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,780 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 0 and are Class B.