Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Mount Prospect region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $7 per sqft per year. That's a 28% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Mount Prospect region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 19 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities might be 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 1,370 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 4 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1986 and are Class B.