On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Baton Rouge region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $0 per sqft per year. That's a 1% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 118 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the available space in the Baton Rouge are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,630 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 0 and are Class B.