The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Highland Park submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $11 per sqft per year. That's a 60% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been listed, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 1,080 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1986 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Highland Park occupants. Commuting close to 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.