On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Crown Point region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $0 per sqft per year. That's a 2% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Crown Point region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 15 listings have been made available, which means office spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 1,500 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1999 and are Class B.