The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The South Side region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $18 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 25 listings have been listed, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 124% of the listings in the South Side are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,560 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 0 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst South Side residents. Commuting approximately 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.