Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Skokie submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 37 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,071 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1973 and are Class A.