Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Wicker Park region has higher rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 17 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities most likley are going fast. 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 700 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 6 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 2009.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Arts, entertainment, and restaurants are the dominant industries in this region. Commute by taxi is the most popular way to get to work amongst Wicker Park folk. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.