Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The North Itasca submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $9 per sqft per year. That's a 33% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the North Itasca region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 26 listings have been listed, which means office spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 12% of the office spaces in the North Itasca 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.
Even though the median size is 18,070 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 4 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1986 and are Class A.
A large portion of this area is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Construction is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by taxi is the most popular way to get to work amongst North Itasca folk. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.