Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Metairie region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 8% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater New Orleans Region market, the Metairie region has more expensive rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 57 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 18% of the listings in the Metairie 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,170 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 0 and are Class B.