The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Fairview Heights submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $2 per sqft per year. That's a 7% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 38 listings have been made available, which means new listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,500 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1984 and are Class A.