The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Barrington region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 14% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Barrington submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 42 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. 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 1,500 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1984 and are Class B.