Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Lincolnwood submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 13 listings have been listed, which means spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 8% of the available leases in the Lincolnwood are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, 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 buildings in this area are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1961 and are Class B.