The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Algonquin region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $16 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Algonquin submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been listed, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 1,900 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 2004 and are Class A.