Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Lafayette Parish submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $20 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 39 listings have been listed, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 69% of the listings in the Lafayette Parish 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,900 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 0 and are Class B.