On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Wood Dale region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $6 per sqft per year. That's a 25% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Wood Dale submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been listed, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 40,030 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1987 and are Class A.