On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Munster submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $9 per sqft per year. That's a 35% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Munster submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities might be leasing quickly. 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.
Even though the median size is 6,000 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1979 and are Class A.