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3,007 Commercial Real Estate Listings in Chicago, IL

  • The Monroe Building - Chicago
    104 South Michigan Avenue, Downtown Chicago, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $34/SF/YR
    Property
    • Office
    • 217,978 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,247 SF
    Year Built
    • 1912
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  • 2950 W Fullerton Avenue - Chicago
    2950 Fullerton, Logan Square, Chicago, IL
    For Sale
    • $2,500,000
    Property
    • Retail
    • 5,880 SF
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  • 1700 W Cortland - Chicago
    1700 West Cortland, Bucktown, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $19 - $22/SF/YR
    Property
    • Office
    • 44,000 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 2,282 SF
    Year Built
    • 1940
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  • 2078 N Milwaukee - Chicago
    2078 N Milwaukee, Palmer Square, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $15/SF/YR
    Property
    • Retail
    • 3,000 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,453 SF
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  • 1628-30 W. Montrose - Chicago
    1628-30 W. Montrose, Ravenswood, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $30/SF/YR
    Property
    • Retail
    • 4,700 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 4,700 SF
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  • 208 S Jefferson - Chicago
    208 S Jefferson, West Loop, Chicago, IL
    For Sale
    • $5,250,000
    Property
    • Office
    • 52,500 SF
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  • 74th & State - Chicago
    7401 S State St, Park Manor, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $12/SF/YR
    Property
    • Industrial
    • 10,780 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 10,780 SF
    Year Built
    • 1925
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  • The Jewelers Building - Chicago
    35 East Wacker Drive, Chicago Loop, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 517,485 SF
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 26,142 SF
    Year Built
    • 1926
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  • 832 W Superior - Chicago
    832 W Superior St, River West, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 21,717 SF
    Availability
    • 3 Spaces
    • 8,005 SF
    Year Built
    • 1945
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  • 9625 S Colfax Ave, Chicago, IL - Chicago
    9625 S Colfax Ave, South Deering, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 5,000 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 5,000 SF
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  • 1900 W. Lawrence - Chicago
    1900 W. Lawrence, Ravenswood, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Retail
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,748 SF
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  • Prominent West Loop Retail Space Available - Chicago
    1125 W Van Buren, Near West Side, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $29/SF/YR
    Property
    • Retail
    • 200,000 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,548 SF
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  • 2335 N Oakley - Chicago
    2335 N Oakley, Bucktown, Chicago, IL
    For Sale
    • $1,295,000
    Property
    • 5,000 SF
    Year Built
    • 1908
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  • 5130-42 N. Western Ave. - Chicago
    5130-42 N. Western Ave., Ravenswood, Chicago, IL
    For Sale
    • $3,000,000
    Property
    • Land
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  • 6460 N. Milwaukee Avenue - Chicago
    6460 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Norwood Park East, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $22/SF/YR
    Property
    • Retail
    • 3,090 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 3,090 SF
    Year Built
    • 1930
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  • Roosevelt Galleria - Chicago
    605 & 627 W. Roosevelt Road, South Loop, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Retail
    • 1 SF
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 19,867 SF
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  • 1208 N Wells St - Chicago
    1208 N Wells St, Old Town Chicago, Chicago, IL
    For Sale
    • $2,050,000
    Property
    • 4,000 SF
    Year Built
    • 1879
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  • 2636 N. Lincoln Ave - Chicago
    2636 N. Lincoln Ave, Wrightwood, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $19.75/SF/YR
    Property
    • Office
    • 5,000 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 2,620 SF
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  • 1 South Dearborn - Chicago
    1 South Dearborn St , Chicago, IL
    Coworking
    Services
    • Open Workspace
    • Private Office
    • Dedicated Desk
    Amenities
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  • 1446 W. Fullerton - Chicago
    1446 W. Fullerton, West Depaul, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $30/SF/YR
    Property
    • Retail
    • 8,000 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 3,800 SF
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  • 7600 S Essex - Chicago
    7600 S Essex, South Shore, Chicago, IL
    For Sale
    • $2,500,000
    Property
    • 35,100 SF
    Year Built
    • 1924
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  • 5257 S Ashland Ave - Chicago
    5257 S Ashland Ave, Back of the Yards, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $12 - $17/SF/YR
    Property
    • Retail
    • 12,890 SF
    Availability
    • 4 Spaces
    • 9,000 SF
    Year Built
    • 2004
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  • 309 West Washington - Chicago
    309 West Washington, Chicago Loop, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $26 - $70/SF/YR
    Property
    • Office
    • 93,610 SF
    Availability
    • 8 Spaces
    • 24,079 SF
    Year Built
    • 1928
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  • 222 South Riverside Plaza - Chicago
    222 S Riverside Plz , Chicago, IL
    Coworking
    Services
    • Open Workspace
    • Private Office
    • Dedicated Desk
    Amenities
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  • 1536 Chicago Ave. - Chicago
    1536 Chicago Ave., Noble Square, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $25/SF/YR
    Property
    • Office
    • 1,800 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,800 SF
    Year Built
    • 2019
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  • 30 North Michigan Avenue - Chicago
    30 North Michigan Avenue, Downtown Chicago, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $30 - $40/SF/YR
    Property
    • Office
    • 229,257 SF
    Availability
    • 43 Spaces
    • 28,245 SF
    Year Built
    • 1913
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Chicago, IL Commercial Real Estate

There are currently 3,003 commercial listings available in Chicago, IL. These listings include 4,208 commercial spaces that encompass a total of 38,835,150 square feet. Available commercial spaces in Chicago, IL range in size from 1 square feet to 756,000 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 2022 the Chicago, IL commercial real estate market totaled 229,333,431 square feet of office spaces, 13,170,372 square feet of office spaces with retail, and 123,864,420 square feet of industrial space.

Office Spaces

Total: 229,333,431 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF, includes office with retail
By square footage range:
50k to 100k SqFt 12,860,255 SqFt 5.61% of total office
100k to 500k SqFt 58,145,657 SqFt 25.35% of total office
500k to 1M SqFt 63,891,044 SqFt 27.86% of total office
> 1M SqFt 94,436,475 SqFt 41.18% of total office
By class:
Class A+ 36,907,518 SqFt 16.09% of total office
Class A 97,297,620 SqFt 42.43% of total office
Class B 51,437,221 SqFt 22.43% of total office
Class C 1,951,024 SqFt 0.85% of total office
Roughly 27.86% 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 5.61% of the office inventory.

Class A office space holds a 42.43% share of the overall Chicago, IL office market, while Class B office assets make up approximately 22.43%.

Industrial

Total: 123,864,420 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF
By square footage range:
50k to 100k SqFt 13,464,774 SqFt 10.87% of total industrial
100k to 500k SqFt 69,811,365 SqFt 56.36% of total industrial
500k to 1M SqFt 16,208,455 SqFt 13.09% of total industrial
> 1M SqFt 24,379,826 SqFt 19.68% of total industrial
By class:
Class A 21,390,358 SqFt 17.27% of total industrial
Class B 82,859,035 SqFt 66.89% of total industrial
Class C 9,559,657 SqFt 7.72% of total industrial
There are 69,811,365 square feet of commercial real estate properties between 100k to 500k square feet, representing 56.36% of the Chicago, IL industrial inventory. Class A assets total 21,390,358 square feet of industrial space, with an additional 82,859,035 square feet of Class B and 9,559,657 square feet of Class C properties.

Office Spaces with Retail

Total: 13,170,372 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF
By square footage range:
50k to 100k SqFt 3,444,460 SqFt 26.15% of total office with retail
100k to 500k SqFt 7,844,709 SqFt 59.56% of total office with retail
500k to 1M SqFt 1,881,203 SqFt 14.28% of total office with retail

Chicago, IL Currently Available Listings & Spaces

Number of Available Listings
City Property Type Count of listings Total SF
Chicago, IL Office 706 23,733,721
Chicago, IL Retail 797 5,975,468
Chicago, IL Industrial 224 7,928,539
Chicago, IL Other 2,100 39,031,652
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Current local active listing encompass 76,669,380 square feet of commercial space for lease in Chicago. There are 706 active office listings, which amount to 23,733,721 square feet and account for 18% of commercial spaces on the market. Local retail availability includes 5,975,468 square feet across 797 listings. Current industrial offerings on the market amount to 7,928,539 square feet across a total of 224.

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 2020, 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 2020, 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.