Chicago’s Top 3 Highest Priced Luxury Condos for Sale

Chicago has a plethora of stunning architectural buildings designed by some of the world’s most prominent architects. With such a rich history and unbeatable amenities, they can come at some lofty prices! Can you top the ones we are about to highlight? Here are Chicago’s top three highest priced luxury condos for sale right now.   Near North Side Classic: Palmolive Building Penthouse, 159 East Walton Place #PH Rooms: 12 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 4 full, 4 partial Size: 12,000 square feet Price: … [Read more...]

Chicago Homes You May Not Know About With Qualities You Would Never Expect

Let’s be honest—there are an abundance of beautiful homes scattered across the city of Chicago, so what makes the two we are about to tell you about unique? Well, these are a couple of gems you may not have heard of, with some unexpected luxury features that are sure to blow you away! 17 East Scott Street, Gold Coast   Picture yourself in a gorgeous home—with a secret garden! Featured in Chicago Magazine, Trend Magazine and Curbed Chicago, this four bedroom home has some amazing features. On the … [Read more...]

3 Reasons to Buy a Chicago Luxury Condo

Chicago has many different styles of homes to choose from, and there is something for almost everybody’s unique taste and preference! But there are many reasons to take up dwelling in a luxury condo here in Chicago! What do I mean? Let’s explore. 1.Total comfort living If you invest in a luxury condo, some of the incredible necessities you can expect to benefit from are central air, customized closet spaces, high-end stainless steel appliances, and spectacular skyline views! Many of our luxury condos come with … [Read more...]

Lincoln Park 2550 6th Floor Home Sold For $5,335,000

Lincoln Park 2550 got off to a good start in 2014, Unit #D6-35 sold for $5,335,000. This sale tops $1000 sq. ft. at $1134 sq. ft. Based on the MLS information is this is a very unique property. The unit encompasses an entire half-floor with premier south and east corner views of the lagoon, the lake and the city. It is a huge home at 4703 sq. ft. with stunning finishes and 250 sq. ft. of outdoor space. Solid oak floors, crown moldings, marble baths, state of the art kitchen appliances are some of the highlights of … [Read more...]

The Carlyle 1040 N. Lake Shore Sales Activity

In 2014 the most expensive sale at The Carlyle at 1040 N. Lake Shore Dr. in Chicago sold for $1,750,000. The home is 3 bedrooms and 4baths 3050 sq. ft. Based on this MLS square footage, this was $573 per square foot. This was the highest price sale at 1040 N. Lake Shore Dr. so far in 2014, most likely will not be the highest price sale by the end of 2014. The Carlyle had 8 condos sold in the last 8 months with an average market time of 219 days and a median market time of 182 days. The Carlyle has always been an … [Read more...]

Windy City luxury home sales on the rise

Windy City luxury home sales on the rise Luxury homes in Chicagoland are selling like hot cakes. Now more buyers are scooping up these extravagant residences more quickly and in greater numbers than we’ve seen in a long time. A new RE/Max analysis of the sale of homes totaling $1 million or more shows that 2,038 of these abodes changed hands in 2013. That’s up 33 percent from the amount of luxury homes sold in 2012, according to the Chicago Business Journal online. What’s more, the actual sales of the Chicago … [Read more...]

Oprah selling her luxury Water Tower Place home for $7.75 million

Oprah Winfrey is selling her inordinate Water Tower Place penthouse for $7.75 million. The mega celebrity listed her 9,625-square-foot condo on the 56th floor of 180 E. Pearson St. on January 13th of this year. The prodigious luxury home is a combination of four adjacent condos that includes four bedrooms (each with its own connecting bathroom), two kitchens, an upstairs and downstairs living room, a library, a laundry room, and a three-car garage. Curbed Chicago has listed the floor plan (Insert this link: … [Read more...]

Top 10 highest priced condo sales for 2013

2013 had a great year for luxury property sales, below are the top 10 highest priced condo sales for 2013. Starting at $4,500,00 to $7,000,000, with 3 of the 10 sales from the luxury Lincoln park building, Lincoln Park 2550. If you would like to see Chicago luxury condos check out this page. If you have questions or would like a personalized comparative market analysis for any downtown Chicago luxury building, just ask. Chicago still has the Trump Tower Penthouse for sale at $32,000,000, will 2014 be the year that … [Read more...]

Trump Tower Real Estate Report for Condo Sales YTD 2013

Trump Tower Real Estate Report for Condo Sales YTD 2013 Let’s check on the performance of the luxury Trump Tower building in Downtown Chicago in 2013. Trump Tower Chicago. Trump Tower has caused a lot of buzz in 2013 with strong sales. The new construction condos and resales as well. There were 42 total sales in 2013. The average price per square foot was $704 and the highest price per square foot sold was $916/sq. ft. I predict we will see this top $1000 sq. ft. in 2014 (just my opinion) as the building … [Read more...]

Top 5 Most Expensive Condos For Sale November 2013

Chicago has no shortage of high priced real estate. Stunning finishes, amazing views, huge spaces are just a few of the features in the Luxury real estate market. Today we are highlighting the top 5 highest priced downtown Chicago condos. If you would like to view more luxury Chicago real estate visit our Luxury Condo page. You can search by building name, price, even single family homes.     … [Read more...]