Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Metairie submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater New Orleans Region market, the Metairie submarket has greater rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 64 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 8% of the office spaces in the Metairie are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. 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 1,810 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 0 and are Class B.