Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Lake Forest region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have come on the market, which means listings 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 34,440 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 2001 and are Class A.