On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Northlake region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $16 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Northlake submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities most likley are 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 10,000 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region were built in 1990.