Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Hobart submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $16 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Chicagoland market, the Hobart submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 125% of the available space in the Hobart 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 2,310 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1972 and are Class B.