The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Crystal Lake region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $15 per sqft per year. That's a 92% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Crystal Lake submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been made available, which means new listings 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.
Even though the median size is 3,410 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1990 and are Class B.