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3,296 Commercial Real Estate Listings in Chicago, IL

  • 4211 North Cicero Avenue - Chicago
    4211 North Cicero Avenue, Old Irving Park, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $33/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Healthcare
    • 39,000 Sqft
    Availability
    • 6 Spaces
    • 25,787 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1987
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  • Holiday Plaza Shopping Center - Harwood Heights
    4747 N Harlem Avenue, Harwood Heights, IL
    For Lease
    • $24/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Retail
    • 68,543 Sqft
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 7,045 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1988
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  • 303 West Madison Street - Chicago
    303 West Madison Street, Chicago Loop, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 310,880 Sqft
    Availability
    • 7 Spaces
    • 32,129 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1987
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  • One East Erie Street - Chicago
    1 East Erie Street, Near North Side Chicago, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $36 - $38/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 125,922 Sqft
    Availability
    • 8 Spaces
    • 20,217 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1983
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  • Grocery Anchored Retail at Arrive Streeterville - Chicago
    333 E. Ontario, Streeterville, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $45/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Retail
    • 826,541 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,504 Sqft
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  • The Monroe Building - Chicago
    104 South Michigan Avenue, Downtown Chicago, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $34/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 217,978 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,247 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1912
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  • Retail Space for Lease - Chicago
    2011-2021 W. 63rd St., West Englewood, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $17/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Retail
    • 9,800 Sqft
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 2,450 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1957
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  • 1030 North Avenue - Chicago
    North Avenue and Kingsbury, Ranch Triangle, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Retail
    • 53,454 Sqft
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 53,454 Sqft
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  • 1446 W. Fullerton - Chicago
    1446 W. Fullerton, West Depaul, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $30/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Retail
    • 8,000 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 3,800 Sqft
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  • One Magnificent Mile - Chicago
    980 North Michigan Avenue, Gold Coast, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 401,032 Sqft
    Availability
    • 22 Spaces
    • 55,384 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1983
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  • Retail / Office Space For Lease - Chicago
    1322 N Clybourn, Old Town Chicago, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $23/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Retail
    • 1,300 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,300 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 2006
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  • 1746 West Division - Chicago
    1746 West Division , Wicker Park, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $36/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Retail
    • 2,150 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,880 Sqft
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  • The Monroe Building - Chicago
    104 South Michigan Avenue, Downtown Chicago, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 200,000 Sqft
    Availability
    • 10 Spaces
    • 94,174 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1912
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  • 309 West Washington - Chicago
    309 West Washington, Chicago Loop, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $26 - $70/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 93,610 Sqft
    Availability
    • 7 Spaces
    • 18,539 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1928
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  • 9901 S Western  - Chicago
    9901 S Western , Beverly, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 30,167 Sqft
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 25,000 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1990
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  • 1349 W. Belmont Avenue - Chicago
    1349 W. Belmont Avenue, Lakeview, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $24/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 1,200 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,200 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 2014
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  • 120 South LaSalle Street - Chicago
    120 South LaSalle Street, Chicago Loop, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 657,527 Sqft
    Availability
    • 11 Spaces
    • 105,921 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1928
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  • SWC of 39th & Wentworth - Chicago
    3902 S Wentworth, Fuller Park, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $20/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Retail
    • 6,100 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 900 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1975
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  • 5907-11 N Northwest Hwy - Chicago
    5907-11 N Northwest Hwy, Norwood Park East, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $12/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Industrial
    • 5,500 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,500 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1953
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  • 2525 N. Elston Ave. - Chicago
    2525 N. Elston Ave., Bucktown, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $6.5 - $17.5/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Industrial
    • 81,694 Sqft
    Availability
    • 4 Spaces
    • 35,571 Sqft
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  • 5257 S Ashland Ave - Chicago
    5257 S Ashland Ave, Back of the Yards, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $12 - $17/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Retail
    • 12,890 Sqft
    Availability
    • 4 Spaces
    • 9,000 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 2004
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  • Ashland Wellington Plaza - Chicago
    SWC Ashland Avenue & Wellington Avenue, Lakeview, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Retail
    • 19,979 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,331 Sqft
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  • Merchandise Mart - Chicago
    222 West Merchandise Mart Plaza, River North, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 3,651,737 Sqft
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 166,044 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1929
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  • 4800 North Milwaukee Avenue - Chicago
    4800 North Milwaukee Avenue, Jefferson Park, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $16.29 - $24/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Retail
    • 12,275 Sqft
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 2,300 Sqft
    Year Built
    • 1933
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  • 205 W Wacker - Chicago
    205 W Wacker, Chicago Loop, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 248,780 Sqft
    Availability
    • 4 Spaces
    • 13,009 Sqft
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  • 8658 S Sacramento Avenue - Chicago
    8658 S Sacramento Avenue, Wrightwood, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $19.5/Sqft/Year
    Property
    • Office
    • 24,561 Sqft
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 18,321 Sqft
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Chicago, IL Commercial Real Estate

There are currently 3,297 commercial listings available in Chicago, IL. These listings include 4,593 commercial spaces that encompass a total of 45,455,059 square feet. Available commercial spaces in Chicago, IL range in size from 1 square feet to 602,445 square feet. A total of 1,174 off-market commercial properties located in Chicago, IL are also available for research.

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Chicago, IL Commercial Real Estate Market Overview

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Chicago boasts one of the most highly diversified economies in the U.S., combining a solid manufacturing base with its role as a financial, research and innovation center. The city is also a global distribution hub, ranking as the third-largest inter-modal port in the world, behind only Hong Kong and Singapore.

In particular, commercial real estate properties in Chicago host a flurry of aerospace, medical, logistics and retail companies. Household names in the food industry — such as Kraft Heinz, Ferrara Candy, US Foods and Quaker Oats — also have a strong presence here. The city has also created a welcoming environment for many startups, with the likes of Grubhub, Groupon, Basecamp and NowSecure among its success stories.

The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) provides public transportation services through its fleet of buses, as well as its rapid transit elevated and subway system, commonly referred to as the “L.” Commuter transit is handled by Pace, Metra and Amtrak lines, while seven mainline and four auxiliary interstate highways pass through the city and its suburbs. Chicago is also served by O’Hare International Airport and Midway International Airport, with the nearby Gary/Chicago International Airport and Chicago Rockford International Airport as alternatives.

Chicago, IL Commercial Inventory Breakdown

In 2021 the Chicago, IL commercial real estate market totaled 229,488,816 square feet of office spaces, 12,634,461 square feet of office spaces with retail, and 121,369,357 square feet of industrial space.

Office Spaces

Total: 229,488,816 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF, includes office with retail
By square footage range:
50k to 100k SqFt 12,854,041 SqFt 5.6% of total office
100k to 500k SqFt 56,479,534 SqFt 24.61% of total office
500k to 1M SqFt 65,303,035 SqFt 28.46% of total office
> 1M SqFt 94,852,206 SqFt 41.33% of total office
By class:
Class A+ 36,960,350 SqFt 16.11% of total office
Class A 97,647,315 SqFt 42.55% of total office
Class B 51,793,528 SqFt 22.57% of total office
Class C 1,918,323 SqFt 0.84% of total office
Roughly 28.46% of the total office space in Chicago, IL is comprised of properties between 500K to 1M square feet, and buildings between 50k to 100k square feet represent 5.6% of the office inventory.

Class A office space holds a 42.55% share of the overall Chicago, IL office market, while Class B office assets make up approximately 22.57%.

Industrial

Total: 121,369,357 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF
By square footage range:
50k to 100k SqFt 13,075,658 SqFt 10.77% of total industrial
100k to 500k SqFt 69,146,370 SqFt 56.97% of total industrial
500k to 1M SqFt 14,767,503 SqFt 12.17% of total industrial
> 1M SqFt 24,379,826 SqFt 20.09% of total industrial
By class:
Class A 20,857,873 SqFt 17.19% of total industrial
Class B 81,736,401 SqFt 67.35% of total industrial
Class C 9,325,915 SqFt 7.68% of total industrial
There are 69,146,370 square feet of commercial real estate properties between 100k to 500k square feet, representing 56.97% of the Chicago, IL industrial inventory. Class A assets total 20,857,873 square feet of industrial space, with an additional 81,736,401 square feet of Class B and 9,325,915 square feet of Class C properties.

Office Spaces with Retail

Total: 12,634,461 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF
By square footage range:
50k to 100k SqFt 3,381,160 SqFt 26.76% of total office with retail
100k to 500k SqFt 8,041,098 SqFt 63.64% of total office with retail
500k to 1M SqFt 1,212,203 SqFt 9.59% of total office with retail

Chicago, IL Currently Available Listings & Spaces

Number of Available Listings
City Property Type Count of listings Total Sqft
Chicago, IL Office 783 25,847,914
Chicago, IL Retail 910 6,173,076
Chicago, IL Industrial 330 12,692,896
Chicago, IL Other 2,472 45,993,406
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Current local active listing encompass 90,707,292 square feet of commercial space for lease in Chicago. There are 783 active office listings, which amount to 25,847,914 square feet and account for 17% of commercial spaces on the market. Local retail availability includes 6,173,076 square feet across 910 listings. Current industrial offerings on the market amount to 12,692,896 square feet across a total of 330.

Employment in Chicago, IL

Employed Population 1,381,838

Employed population - Industry % Distribution

Management, business, science, and arts occupations

45%

Service occupations

19%

Sales and office occupations

18%

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

13%

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

5%

In 2019, roughly 45% of a total of 1,381,838 employed in Chicago worked in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, followed by 19% in Service occupations and 18% in Sales and office occupations.

Chicago, IL Demographics

As of 2019, Chicago had a total population of 2,693,959, with a median age of 35.20 years. Roughly 69.40% of the total population was between the ages of 16 and 64 years old.

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