Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Valparaiso region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces might be leasing quickly. 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,230 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1979 and are Class B.