The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Whiteside County submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $13 per sqft per year. That's a 38% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been made available, 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,700 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1973 and are Class B.