On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The McHenry submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 15% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the McHenry region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,130 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1998 and are Class A.