The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The South Itasca submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $16 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the South Itasca submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been posted online, which means new listings are probably leasing quickly. 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 8,070 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1996 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Professional services is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst South Itasca folk. Commuting close to an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.