On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Carol Stream submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $20 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Carol Stream submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 9 listings have been posted online, which means listings might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 22% of the available space in the Carol Stream 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,470 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1987 and are Class B.