Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Northfield region has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 0 listings have been listed, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About Inf% of the available leases in the Northfield are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 800 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1980 and are Class B.