Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Lake in the Hills region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $0 per sqft per year. That's a 1% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Lake in the Hills submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 8 listings have been listed, which means spaces 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 1,960 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1998 and are Class A.