Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Homewood submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have come on the market, which means new listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 100% of the available leases in the Homewood are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,890 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1957 and are Class B.