Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the The Loop region has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 215 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 7% of the available space in the The Loop are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 3,580 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 23 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1929 and are Class A.