Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Northwest Side region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $26 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Northwest Side submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 65 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 102% of the listings in the Northwest Side are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,790 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1950 and are Class B.