The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Rolling Meadows region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Rolling Meadows region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 21 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 176% of the available leases in the Rolling Meadows are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 3,970 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1978 and are Class B.