Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the West Town region has more expensive rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 15 listings have been made available, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 160% of the available space in the West Town 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 5,000 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 3 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1929 and are Class B.