Tag: upper-bracket

Jordan and Pippen homes nearby but far apart in price

Crain’s reported that Michael Jordan’s Highland Park home has been listed for sale with an asking price of $29 million. The list price includes furnishings, with some exclusions. The home has had saturation worldwide media coverage in the few days it’s been on the market. You’ll have to provide verified financial references if you’d like... Read more »

Big-ticket home sales in Winnetka, Kenilworth

A tipster recently alerted me to two upper-bracket properties that have recently gone under contract. One is a lakefront property in Winnetka and the other, in Kenilworth, is one lot west of the lakefront. Both properties had been on the market for well over a year, and both had seen substantial price reductions. According to... Read more »

Lake Forest real estate market - upper range up, mid-range flat

“We finally have some legs in the upper price ranges in Lake Forest and Lake Bluff,” says local correspondent Wendy Bergseth, who manages Prudential Rubloff’s Lake Forest office. “We’ve had our first sale over $5 million since our office opened in 2007. In the first 4 months of 2009 we had just 8 transaction sides... Read more »