The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Oak Lawn region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $5 per sqft per year. That's a 29% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Oak Lawn region has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been posted online, 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 840 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1975 and are Class C.