The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The North Side region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $4 per sqft per year. That's a 13% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the North Side submarket has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 28 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,200 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1956 and are Class C.