Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Lincoln Park submarket has higher rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been made available, which means leases most likley are going fast. 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 710 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1930 and are Class B.