Posts tagged "Tuxedo Park"

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 »

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 »
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The Birth of West River North and the Legacy of Montgomery Ward

I recently had some successful business with units in the Montgomery Building at 500 W. Superior, former HQ of Montgomery Ward’s, which is part of the former Wards complex.  Being back there brought me back to the early 90′s and some early successes in my real estate career. The Wards complex first arose in 1907... Read more »