Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Itasca submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 15 listings have been listed, which means leases are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 607% of the available space in the Itasca are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 3,970 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1990 and are Class A.