The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Carol Stream submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $9 per sqft per year. That's a 31% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Carol Stream region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 9 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,470 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1987 and are Class B.