Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The South Side submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $4 per sqft per year. That's a 20% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been made available, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 5,000 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1967 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Health care is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst South Side folk. Commuting approximately 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.