The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Westchester region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Westchester submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 55 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 17,510 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1986 and are Class A.