Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Pilsen region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 100% of the available space in the Pilsen are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 450 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1912 and are Class C.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Pilsen folk. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.