Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lafayette region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 7% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 12 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 33% of the listings in the Lafayette 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,820 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 2001 and are Class B.