Posts tagged "East Bank Club"

Isn't It Grand? A Walk Along Chicago's Grand Avenue

On a beautiful Spring Day there is nothing like a stroll down Grand Avenue.  The streetscape has to be one of the most varied in the City as you start at Michigan Avenue at Nordstrom’s and start heading West.  The North Bridge shopping mall doesn’t get the same kind of international press as Water Tower... Read more »

Honoring a Pioneer and Events are 'Springing' Up All Around!

One of the ways I honor my profession is to show respect to Real Estate pioneers like Marshall Bennett.  He was celebrated Thursday night at the debut of an inspiring video and multi-media installation about his life, called “Lifescape: A Video Portrait of Marshall Bennett”.  The work was produced by his daughter and the debut... Read more »

Will the Spirit of Harry Weese Take Sides in the Wolf Point Viewing War?

Chicago’s fascinating historic past has a way of making itself known even in 2013!  Historic Wolf Point, a north view is shown above, is located where the Chicago River comes in from the Lake and branches North and South at the Apparel Center.  It was home to Chicago’s first taverns, and now is the focus... Read more »
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West Loop Then and Now and South Loop Futures!

I have a claim to some ‘roots’ in the West Loop.  With the help of my teammate Monica Sobieski, my Melinda Jakovich Team recently sold a beautiful condo in Kinzie Park, show above.  Like most West Loop buildings, the location is very attractive.  You have a gated community, full rights to the amenities in the... Read more »

River North in the Fall and Couture and Cocktails for the Joffrey!

What a busy weekend!  River North was hopping for the first weekend in October.  How could you go wrong with the Antiques fair at the Merchandise Mart.  In some ways the Merchandise Mart is the ‘Grande Dame’ and anchor of River North, an area which continues to thrive.  Even as the attention is sometimes drawn... Read more »