Posts tagged "Michael Jordan"

Would Michael Fit in Manhattan?

Real Estate catches the national attention from time to time, though we haven’t become quite as popular as all the Foodie shows on TV!  The sale of Michael Jordan’s home is capturing a lot of attention – first it was listed in early 2012 for $29 million, then reduced early this year to $21 million, and... Read more »

An Aerie for His Airness at Juanita Jordan's Penthouse!

I thought working through the challenges of our Economy was tough but now I’m having to contend with an Endangered Species – but read on and see how sweet it is! No, I’m not talking about the scarcity of High End Buyers, although they were almost extinct there for a while!  I’m referring to a... Read more »

A Co-Op and a Penthouse Bring Zing to Spring!

I was so gratified to be invited to the recent Landmarks Illinois Gala on March 14.  The triptych above from their website has images from three of the most important buildings in Chicago.  I was the guest of one of the Honorees, Grace Barry, who has done so much for Chicago in her recent role... Read more »
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Big Week! Another Celebrity Home Hits the Real Estate Market!

I had a Birthday last month and went to a friend’s home on the top floor of the Elysian/Waldorf Astoria.  It had spectacular views from its full wrap-around windows, with unblocked views out to the westernmost edges of the Chicago Metro area. As we have all heard, celebrities such as Michael Jordan and Rosie O’Donnell... Read more »

Athletes and Their Real Estate

It has been interesting to track the choices that Chicago’s famous athletes have made when it comes to Real Estate.  Sometimes they pick places that are close to their training facilities like the Berto Center in Deerfield for the Bulls or Halas Hall in Lake Forest for the Bears, sometimes they pick places that are... Read more »