Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lake in the Hills region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $7 per sqft per year. That's a 31% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Lake in the Hills region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been posted online, which means leases might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 20% of the available space in the Lake in the Hills are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 1,200 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1996 and are Class A.