Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Laplace submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $16 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Greater New Orleans Region market, the Laplace region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have come on the market, which means spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 175% of the available space in the Laplace 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,500 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 0 and are Class Class C.