The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Bridgeport region is going through a an increase 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 Bridgeport submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities are probably 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 2,400 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1915 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Bridgeport occupants. Commuting close to 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.