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Chicago, IL Office & Coworking Spaces for Rent – 2,925 Listings

  • 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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  • 1655 N Western Ave - Chicago
    1655 N Western Ave, Bucktown, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $23/SF/YR
    Property
    • Retail
    • 12,000 SF
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 3,511 SF
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  • West Monroe Street - Chicago

    West Monroe Street

    Office Freedom
    West Monroe Street, Chicago, IL
    Coworking
    Services
    • Meeting Room
    • Private Office
    Amenities
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  • 200 West Madison - Chicago

    200 West Madison

    Office Freedom
    200 West Madison, Chicago, IL
    Coworking
    Services
    • Private Office
    Amenities
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  • 167 N Racine Ave - Chicago
    167 N Racine Ave, Fulton Market, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $5,000/MO
    Property
    • Office
    • 4,500 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 4,500 SF
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  • Two First National Plaza - Chicago
    20 South Clark Street, Chicago Loop, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 400,291 SF
    Availability
    • 17 Spaces
    • 75,654 SF
    Year Built
    • 1969
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  • Fullerton Plaza - Chicago
    2567 W Fullerton, Logan Square, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $20/SF/YR
    Property
    • Office
    • 7,000 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 2,846 SF
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  • 1901 North Clybourn Avenue - Chicago
    1901 North Clybourn Avenue, Ranch Triangle, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 3,783 SF
    Availability Contact for availability
    Year Built
    • 1920
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  • River West Village Lofts Suite 101 - Chicago
    400 N. Racine Avenue, West Town, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $4,400/MO
    Property
    • Office
    • 2,715 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 2,715 SF
    Year Built
    • 1990
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  • 67 E Madison - Chicago
    67 East Madison , Downtown Chicago, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $28 - $31/SF/YR
    Property
    • Office
    • 97,000 SF
    Availability
    • 10 Spaces
    • 17,322 SF
    Year Built
    • 1918
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  • 5 South Wabash Ave suite 300, Chicago, IL 60603 - Chicago
    5 South Wabash Ave suite 300, Downtown Chicago, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 1,387 SF
    Availability Contact for availability
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  • 216 N May - Chicago
    216 N May, Fulton Market, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • $26/SF/YR
    Property
    • Office
    • 14,589 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 1,774 SF
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  • 122 Michigan Avenue - Chicago

    122 Michigan Avenue

    Office Freedom
    122 Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL
    Coworking
    Services
    • Open Workspace
    • Meeting Room
    • Private Office
    Amenities
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  • 200 N. Michigan Ave - Chicago
    200 N. Michigan Ave, Chicago Loop, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Retail
    • 12,972 SF
    Availability
    • 2 Spaces
    • 12,972 SF
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  • 55 West Wacker Drive - Chicago
    55 West Wacker Drive, Chicago Loop, Chicago, IL
    For Lease
    • Contact for pricing
    Property
    • Office
    • 213,750 SF
    Availability
    • 1 Space
    • 4,000 SF
    Year Built
    • 1967
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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 SF
    Availability
    • 23 Spaces
    • 58,264 SF
    Year Built
    • 1983
    View Details

Office and Coworking Space Listings Overview

There’s a total of 653 office listings available for rent in Chicago, IL. Across 2,925 unique office spaces , there is a grand total of 23,733,721 square feet. The variety of office spaces currently available ranges in size from 88 square feet to 348,496 square feet. With the possibility to filter your search by location, available space, asking price and more, making it easy to select what works best for you or your business. If your business needs are more flexible than traditional, there are 91 Chicago, IL coworking spaces listed, which offer a variety of booking or reservation options, including by the hour, by the day, by month, and more.

Find Office or Coworking Spaces Near Me

Trying to find the right office space near you that meets all your business needs? PropertyShark allows you to search a great variety of available office spaces in your area and makes it easy to find the right home for your company or business. Size, amenities, prices, and locations of office space for rent are easily available to browse with just one click. You can also step outside of your current city and explore other locations, as well as reach out to brokers to learn more about the spaces that catch your eye and their surrounding area. Find your ideal office space for rent near Chicago, IL with just a simple search. And, if your professional activity needs require a higher degree of flexibility, with PropertyShark you can also find the best Chicago, IL coworking space for your time and workspace preferences, with a quick and easy search using intuitive tools designed for efficiency.

Chicago Office Space Listings

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The birthplace of the skyscraper, Chicago architects of the 20th and 21st centuries paved the way for skylines worldwide. And, even though nearly one-third of the city’s wealth was destroyed in the Great Chicago Fire of 1871, the city was quickly rebuilt to become the fifth-largest in the world by the beginning of the 1900s.

Today, the bold history of yesterday comingles with the innovations of tomorrow: Chicago office space includes vintage buildings retrofitted with top amenities, alongside 3,921,538 square feet of new office completions in 2020 and another 5,373,148 square feet under construction in 2021. The average asking rent in 2020 was $37.30 per square foot, and the vacancy rate stood at 11% in 2020. The total office sales volume was $1,489,809,000 in 2020.

What’s more, Chicago is also known for its diverse economy, with a truly distinct combination of companies laying down roots in the city. Top employers include JPMorgan Chase, the world-renowned University of Chicago, AT&T, Walgreens, Northwestern University and American Airlines.

Residents 25 years or older with at least a bachelor’s degree represent 39% of the labor force in Chicago, providing employers with a generous local talent pool. Its colleges and universities – which include prominent instructions such as the University of Chicago, Northwestern University, the Illinois Institute of Technology and Loyola University – are listed among the highest ranking in U.S.

Other institutions of higher learning include DePaul University, Columbia College Chicago, North Park University, and Robert Morris University Illinois.

Local office workers can get around the city via several modes of public transportation, including the “L” train; more than 150 bus routes; and a local commuter train, the Metra. Meanwhile, visiting businesspeople can easily access the city via Chicago O’Hare International Airport — one of the busiest airports in the world — or Midway, an airport with more than 200 daily flights of its own.

Chicago Coworking Space Listings

The 2.5 million small businesses registered in the state of Illinois constitute roughly 99.6% of all businesses within the state, with the Chicago metropolitan area being home to roughly 540,000 firms. Furthermore, Chicago is also one of the biggest markets for freelancers and self-employed professionals. The city is very startup-friendly, fostering the creation of new businesses. In fact, approximately 33% of firms in the wider metropolitan area have been active for less than five years. All these enterprises boost the demand for coworking and shared offices in Chicago.

Coworking is a collaborative and flexible work style that involves a shared workplace or shared office space. The difference between coworking and traditional offices is that people who work in a coworking space don’t usually work for the same company or organization.

Over the years, the evolution of Chicago’s coworking market has been driven by the changing tastes and workspace requirements of a range of entrepreneurs and companies that conduct their business in the city. Use our database to research some of the most popular coworking spaces in Chicago and find your ideal match.

The Loop boasts the highest concentration of coworking and shared spaces in Chicago, with some 42 active listings in our database. Also popular with freelancers and various startups and companies are the Fulton Market – with 11 active listings – West Loop – with 9 active listings – and Near North Side Chicago – 8 active listings.

Browse through our listings for coworking & shared spaces in Chicago, IL and find the best fit for your business needs. You can apply a series of filters to our list of 115 shared workspaces, to find your best match. Select a price range, preferred neighborhood, and amenities of your choice – from printing and scanning services, complimentary Wi-Fi, snacks and beverages to pet-friendly policies. Whether you’re looking to rent office space for a day, trying to find an hourly office rental, or searching for a longer-term option, we’ve got you covered.

Chicago, IL Office Inventory Breakdown

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

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the cost of renting an office space in Chicago, IL?

The average rental rate for an office space currently rests at $37.56 per square foot. Check all office space listings with a similar average rental rate.

What is the average size of office spaces available in Chicago, IL?

Presently, the average size of office space availabilities is roughly 174,292 square feet. The largest rentable office space in Chicago is 348,496 square feet, with the minimum at 88 square feet. Check all available office spaces.

How to rent office space in Chicago, IL ?

Before you begin your office space hunt, there are a couple of things you need to consider. For instance, deciding how much office space you’ll need and whether you prefer a specific location within the city can help you focus in on the listings that truly fit your business requirements. We recommend you contact the listed broker(s) for each property page that makes it unto your shortlist for more in-depth information and to schedule a viewing.

Which Chicago, IL neighborhoods are popular to rent office space in?

Most popular Chicago neighbourhoods with office spaces availabilities on PropertyShark include Central Chicago, West Side Chicago and Chicago Loop.

What property types are available for rent in Chicago, IL?

Commercial real estate availabilities listed on our platform include everything from industrial properties to retail spaces, as well as coworking offices and traditional office spaces for rent in Chicago, IL.

How many office space listings are available in Chicago, IL?

There is a total of 2,925 office space listings available for rent in Chicago, IL. See Chicago office spaces for rent, or check all available commercial real estate listings.