On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Westmont submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $6 per sqft per year. That's a 25% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Westmont submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have been listed, which means listings might be 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 1,730 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1990 and are Class A.