Posts in category "Way Cool"

Chicago's Most Expensive Homes: Bizzare Pricing Strategy On That Converted Substation

Chicago's Most Expensive Homes: Bizzare Pricing Strategy On That Converted Substation
Back in November I wrote about one of Chicago’s Most Expensive Homes that had just hit the market on The Gold Coast: The $14 MM Converted Substation On The Gold Coast. The 15,000 sq ft home located at 924 N Clark St was originally priced at $13.9 MM but then that listing was cancelled exactly... Read more »

Chicago Expensive Homes: 542 W Grant Pl - $9.25 MM

Chicago Expensive Homes: 542 W Grant Pl - $9.25 MM
This 9200 square foot home at 542 W Grant Pl in east Lincoln Park has got to be the most unassuming of Chicago’s most expensive homes. From the outside it looks exactly like it once was – a commercial/ industrial space. It just went on the market on Friday, listed at $9.25 MM, making it... Read more »

Expensive Chicago Condos: Check Out This Amazing Penthouse At 415 E North Water St.

Expensive Chicago Condos: Check Out This Amazing Penthouse At 415 E North Water St.
Yesterday one of the most expensive Chicago condos in recent history hit the market in Streeterville. It’s a 9300 square foot duplex penthouse unit at 415 E North Water St. on the 32nd and 33rd floors listed at $12.95 MM. Check out the slideshow at the bottom to see just how cool this penthouse is.... Read more »
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Jerry Kleiner's West Town Villa Sells For $2.35 MM After 4 Years

Jerry Kleiner's West Town Villa Sells For $2.35 MM After 4 Years
About a year and a half ago I posted on restaurateur and designer Jerry Kleiner’s West Town Villa which was for sale at 1424 W Ohio. In fact, at the time, the house had already been on the market for quite a while. As I pointed out then the challenge was that the house was... Read more »

Chicago's Most Expensive Homes: The $14 MM Converted Substation On The Gold Coast

Chicago's Most Expensive Homes: The $14 MM Converted Substation On The Gold Coast
One of Chicago’s Most Expensive Homes hit the market on The Gold Coast last Wednesday, listed at $13.9 MM, and it is truly spectacular – especially when you consider that it started life as a ComEd substation, which is a pretty boring thing to be. Somebody had a ton of vision and very deep pockets.... Read more »

Saga Of Michael Jordan's House Continues And Other Chicago Luxury Property News

Saga Of Michael Jordan's House Continues And Other Chicago Luxury Property News
I really don’t want to inundate you with news about Michael Jordan’s house that refuses to sell but it is a rather interesting story that continues to evolve. So I’m tossing in a few other recent stories today about some other Chicago luxury properties that got my attention over the last few days. Michael Jordan’s... Read more »
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Auction Of Michael Jordan's House Postponed Until December 16

Auction Of Michael Jordan's House Postponed Until December 16
As I reported earlier in the week the auction of Michael Jordan’s house was supposed to have happened today. However, both Crain’s and the Chicago Tribune reported tonight that the auction has been postponed until December 16. According to Laura Brady, President and Founder of Concierge Auctions: The interest has been even stronger than we... Read more »

Friday's Auction Of Michael Jordan's House - Still Time To Register

Friday's Auction Of Michael Jordan's House - Still Time To Register
After being listed for sale now for almost 2 years – first at $29 MM and then at $21 MM – Michael Jordan’s house at 2700 Point Ln in Highland Park is heading to the auction block this Friday, November 22. This is your chance to buy this 56,000 square foot palace at a bargain... Read more »

1457 W Addison: $5 Million Home Is A Work Of Art

1457 W Addison: $5 Million Home Is A Work Of Art
When I first walked into the open house preview at 1457 W Addison on September 14 my first reaction was “Wow! This house is a real work of art.” The $5 MM home in Chicago’s Lake View neighborhood is truly spectacular and I’ve never seen anything quite like it but it’s going to take a very special... Read more »
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Jerry Kleiner's Villa: West Town's Most Expensive Home South Of Division

Jerry Kleiner's Villa: West Town's Most Expensive Home South Of Division
West Town has a few multi-million dollar homes but almost  all of them are located in the Bucktown portion and one is located in Wicker Park – all north of Division. However, there is one home at 1424 W Ohio that stands out from everything else in the immediate neighborhood as exceptionally cool and it’s... Read more »