On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Augustana region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $14 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have come on the market, which means listings might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 160% of the available leases in the Augustana 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,110 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1956 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Information is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the folk of Augustana work from home. Commuting approximately 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.