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Bob Goldsborough on Chicago's upper-bracket buyers and sellers.

The Glenview mansion candy heiress Helen Vorhees Brach owned and occupied for many years until she disappeared in 1977 was listed for $1.825 million.

The lone house in Elmhurst designed by Frank Lloyd Wright was listed for $1.1 million after a more than 18-month hiatus during which it was rented out.

WMAQ-Ch. 5 10 p.m. co-anchor Rob Stafford and his wife, Lisa, sold their five-bedroom house in Hinsdale on June 26 for $1.25 million.

Former Chicago Bears linebacker Hunter Hillenmeyer and his wife, Sharon, on June 20 sold their four-bedroom house in Winnetka for $1.325 million.

A Gold Coast mansion that White Sox executive Kenny Williams and his wife, WMAQ-Ch. 5 anchor Zoraida Sambolin, sold last year is back on the market.

Former Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng on June 14 sold his seven-bedroom French Provincial-style stone mansion in Northbrook for $1.753 million.

A five-bedroom, 11,200-square-foot mansion on Lake Michigan in Glencoe that once was listed for $15 million sold last month for $8.5 million.

The nine-bedroom, 25,890-square-foot mansion in Oak Brook that baseball Hall of Famer Frank Thomas once owned sold on Friday for $2.3 million.

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The Winslow house in River Forest, which was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, sold last week for $1.375 million, far below the $2.4 million once sought.

Julia Haywood, United Continental Holdings' chief commercial officer, last month paid $2.8 million for a newly built house in the Lincoln Park area.

A four-bedroom, 3,074-square-foot contemporary-style house in Deerfield that former Chicago Bulls star Horace Grant once owned sold Dec. 16 for $650,000.

Exelon CEO Christopher Crane on Dec. 20 listed his two-bedroom, 2,063-square-foot condo unit on the Trump Tower's 39th floor for $2.095 million.

The five-bedroom Lake Forest house that NBA title-winning head coach and former Chicago Bulls star Steve Kerr once owned sold Dec. 16 for $1.1125 million.

Professional golfer Jeff Sluman and his wife, Linda, on Thursday sold their 9,000-square-foot, custom-built mansion in east Hinsdale for $4 million — making it the highest-priced residential real estate sale in DuPage County in 2016.

Former Chicago Blackhawks right winger Renee Bourque, who now skates for the Colorado Avalanche, recently sold his two-bedroom, 2,200-square-foot duplex loft condominium unit in Bucktown for $585,000.

A five-bedroom, 10,175-square-foot mansion in Wheaton came on the market Nov. 6 for just under $3 million, the western suburb's highest-priced listing.

Oprah Winfrey put up for sale the final piece of real estate she owns in Chicago or its suburbs — a four-bedroom house in near west suburban Elmwood Park.

A six-bedroom, 8,000-square-foot cooperative unit in a Park West building was relisted Oct. 28 at $6.7 million, $1 million below its last asking price.

The nine-bedroom, 25,890-square-foot mansion in Oak Brook that baseball Hall of Famer Frank Thomas once owned is back on the market for $3.3 million.

Hyde Park's Isadore H. Heller House, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, is back on the market with a $2.425 million asking price.

Former Chicago Blackhawks right wing Martin Lapointe and his wife, Tania, on Friday sold their six-bedroom mansion in Hinsdale for $2.95 million.

The 127-year-old, longtime Lincoln Park mansion of Chicago journalist Carol Marin and her husband, Jonathan Utley, is headed for the wrecking ball.

A five-bedroom, 11,000-square-foot vintage Romanesque Revival-style mansion on the Gold Coast was listed Monday for $12.59 million.

Former Chicago Bulls guard-forward Jimmy Butler on Monday listed one of his Chicago-area properties, a six-bedroom River North mansion, for $4.95 million.

Former Chicago Bears head coach Dave Wannstedt and his wife, Janet, last month listed their two-bedroom condo on the Near North Side for $1.095 million.

Former CPS board President Gery Chico on Friday sold his three-bedroom condo in the Metropolitan Tower on South Michigan Avenue for $1.81 million.

Rock star and songwriter Richard Marx and his ex-wife on Wednesday knocked $2 million off the asking price of their 29,475-square-foot Lake Bluff mansion.

Colin Greening, who plays hockey in the Toronto Maple Leafs organization, and his wife paid just over $1 million for a house in the Lakeview neighborhood.

A five-bedroom, 11,000-square-foot vintage mansion in Oak Park with a large basketball court on its lower level has been listed for $2.525 million.

Larry Mowry, weekend morning weather forecaster at WLS-Ch. 7, and his wife last month paid $725,000 for a newly built, six-bedroom house in Westmont.

A Lake Bluff mansion built in 1923 and designed by architect David Adler sold Thursday for $3.2 million; the sellers once had asked for nearly $6 million.

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook and his wife last week sold their five-bedroom, 4,300-square-foot house in Rosco Village for $1.323 million.

Ryan Chiaverini, the co-host of WLS-Ch. 7's locally produced "Windy City Live" program, wants more space.

Deanie Elsner, president of Kellogg Co.'s snacks business, on Aug. 25 paid $1.05 million for a small bungalow in Wilmette.

Former Boeing Chairman and CEO Phil Condit relisted his three-bedroom condominium unit on the 26th floor of a Streeterville tower for $2.995 million.

Former Cubs outfielder Kosuke Fukudome and his wife, Kazue, on Friday listed their three-bedroom condo unit in a Streeterville tower for $1.65 million.

WFLD-Ch. 32 news anchor Corey McPherrin and his former wife, Sally, on Friday sold their four-bedroom, 5,450-square-foot Arts and Crafts-style house in Lakeview's Southport Corridor area for $2.35 million.

An eight-bedroom, 10,600-square-foot mansion in Lincoln Park is expected to come on the market Monday for $9.2 million.

Retired Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs on Friday listed his five-bedroom, English-style house in Northfield for $2.499 million.

A full-floor penthouse near the top of the Waldorf Astoria was listed Wednesday for $12.5 million.

A six-bedroom mansion in Riverwoods that former Chicago Bulls guard Jannero Pargo lost to foreclosure in 2014 sold Aug. 29 for $1.375 million.

Actor Jon Seda, who stars in the Chicago-based TV drama "Chicago P.D.," and his wife, Lisa, paid $1.45 million for a four-bedroom house in west Lakeview.

A 20,000-square-foot, contemporary-style mansion on 19.3 acres in Woodstock was listed on Sept. 15 for $4.995 million.

A six-bedroom, 10,000-square-foot mansion in Evanston sold Friday for $4.9 million, which is the highest sale price of any house in Evanston history.

A six-bedroom, 6,475-square-foot Georgian Revival mansion in River Forest sold July 28 for $2.3 million, the suburb's priciest residential sale since 2008.

Don Bacigalupi, president of the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, put an east Lincoln Park mansion back on the market for $2.995 million just after buying it.

A six-bedroom, 7,747-square-foot Swiss chalet-style River Forest mansion most known for having its own outdoor railroad sold Sept. 2 for $2.005 million.

A four-bedroom, 6,850-square-foot condominium unit on the 87th floor of the Trump International Hotel and Tower was listed Wednesday for $12.7 million.

WMAQ-Ch. 5 anchor and reporter Lauren Jiggetts and her husband, Patrick Donovan, on Friday sold their house in the Lincoln Park area for $1.195 million.

Actor Vince Vaughn on Wednesday sold the top two floors of his triplex penthouse unit atop the Palmolive Building on North Michigan Avenue for $8 million.

In a strange and likely unparalleled coincidence, seven North Shore mansions once or currently owned by major figures from the Bulls' juggernaut teams of the 1990s are for sale right now.

Former NFL linebacker Nick Barnett has put his home in Carlsbad up for sale at about $2.5 million.

The Laurel Canyon home of late music legend Frank Zappa has sold for $5.25 million.

Former Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Adrian Aucoin and his wife, Caroline, on Aug. 3 sold a five-bedroom newly built house in Hinsdale for $2.875 million.

Dmitry Balyasny, founder and chief investment officer of hedge fund Balyasny Asset Management, has paid $2.025 million to expand his spread in Kenilworth.

Reality TV show host and entrepreneur Marcus Lemonis on Monday sold his five-bedroom, 8,225-square-foot mansion in Lake Forest for $2.7 million.

Former Illinois Attorney General Ty Fahner and his wife last month sold their three-bedroom, 2,200-square-foot condominium unit in Northfield for $775,000.

Former Illinois Gov. James R. Thompson and his wife, Jayne, on July 20 paid $2.25 million for a condominium unit on the 41st floor of a River North tower.

Ex-White House press secretary Robert Gibbs and his wife, Mary Catherine, on July 8 paid $1.625 million for a five-bedroom house in Southeast Ravenswood.

John Lavine, former dean of Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism, and his wife sold a four-bedroom Evanston house for slightly more than $1 million.

Former Chicago Bears chairman and president Michael McCaskey and his wife, Nancy, on July 20 sold their longtime home in Winnetka for $1.225 million.

Former Chicago Bears running back Cedric Benson has sold a four-bedroom house in Libertyville for more than 25 percent less than he paid for it in 2005.

A newly hired Northwestern University engineering professor and his wife last month paid $3 million for a six-bedroom, 5,408-square-foot-house in Wilmette.

Former Chicago Bears offensive tackle Jermon Bushrod, who now plays for the Miami Dolphins, sold his Vernon Hills home for $820,000.

WLS-Ch. 7 sports anchor and reporter Jim Rose and his wife, Lakesha, last week sold their high-rise facing Lincoln Park for the $2.075 million asking price.

A two-bedroom, 4,000-square-foot condo unit in the Park Tower was listed on Monday for $12 million, or $3,000 per square foot.

Longtime WGN-Ch. 9 news anchor Steve Sanders sold his house in Winnetka for $1.155 million.

Don Bacigalupi, founding president of the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, paid $2.725 million on June 30 to buy a 7,600-square-foot mansion in Lincoln Park.

Former Illinois Gov. James R. Thompson and his wife have listed their Gold Coast condominium for $1.995 million.

The auction of former Chicago TV news anchor Diann Burns' 81-acre estate in Buchanan Township, Mich. that had been scheduled to take place last Friday has been rescheduled to next spring.

The 30,214-square-foot, Middle Eastern-influenced Burr Ridge mansion once called Villa Taj has undergone a reboot and is set to be listed for $10.95 million.

Illinois Senate Minority Leader Christine Radogno and her husband, Nunzio, last month sold their home in Lemont for $775,000.

Chicago Blackhawks' Brent Seabrook and his wife, Dayna, on Tuesday listed their five-bedroom, 4,300-square-foot house in Roscoe Village for $1.35 million.

Just two months after paying $3.4 million for a mansion in Glencoe, SkinnyPop co-founder Andy Friedman and his wife relisted it for $3.795 million.

WBBM-Ch. 2 sports reporter and weekend sports anchor Megan Mawicke and her husband on July 1 sold their six-bedroom house in Lakeview for $1.554 million.

A six-bedroom mansion in the Lincoln Park area that WTMX-FM radio host Eric Ferguson owned from 2004 until 2012 was listed last month for $2.795 million.

A historic eight-bedroom mansion in Lakeview East that is used by a Serbian cultural organization as a museum was listed last week for $3.85 million.

The International College of Surgeons cut the asking price of a mansion it owns on North Lake Shore Drive by $2.75 million.

Former Chicago Bulls small forward Mike Dunleavy has listed his six-bedroom, 6,234-square-foot mansion in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood.

Former Chicago Blackhawks right wing Martin Lapointe on Friday listed his six-bedroom mansion in Hinsdale for $3.199 million.

Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis on June 28 paid $1.23 million for a four-bedroom, 3,200-square-foot, traditional-style house in Northbrook.

A full-floor condo unit on the 52nd floor of the Waldorf Astoria sold for $11.7 million, making it the Chicago-area's highest-priced home sale of 2016.

USG Chairman, CEO and President James Metcalf and his wife, Renee, in late May paid $3.965 million for a condo in a newly built tower on the Gold Coast.

StrategyLab founder and managing director Andrew Razeghi on June 1 paid $3 million for a five-bedroom French Provincial-style mansion in Winnetka.

The six-bedroom brick house in Evanston where the 1984 teen comedy "Sixteen Candles" was filmed was listed earlier this month for $1.499 million.

"PBS NewsHour" correspondent John Yang, who previously was a Chicago-based NBC News correspondent, on May 19 sold his Lakeview penthouse condo for $700,000.

WMAQ-Ch. 5 anchor and reporter Lauren Jiggetts and husband Patrick Donovan on June 18 placed their Lincoln Park house on the market for $1.275 million.

A former Hyatt Hotels and Coach executive and his wife sold a six-bedroom house in Logan Square on June 9 for $1.53 million.

WLS-Ch. 7's Karen Jordan and her husband, WMAQ-Ch. 5's Christian Farr, have taken a major loss on their house in Skokie, selling it on June 6 for $618,000.

A Kraft Heinz executive paid $4.5 million on May 25 for a six-bedroom, 6,240-square-foot unit on the 51st floor of the Park Tower on North Michigan Avenue.

A former Loyola University dean, David Yellen, and his wife sold their three-bedroom, 2,096-square-foot condo unit in a Loop high-rise for $1.15 million.

Roundy's CEO Bob Mariano, known for his grocery chain, and his wife, Nina, paid $750,000 May 19 for a one-bedroom on the Palmolive Building's sixth floor.

Chicago Bulls legend Scottie Pippen and his wife, Larsa, on Monday placed their longtime, five-bedroom, 10,500-square-foot mansion in Highland Park on the market for just under $3.1 million.

Retired WLS-Ch. 7 reporter Theresa Gutierrez last month sold her three-bedroom, 2,200-square-foot condo unit in the Gold Coast neighborhood for $860,000.

Andy Friedman, one of the co-founders of the SkinnyPop line of popcorn, and his wife, Jennifer, on May 9 paid $3.4 million for a mansion in Glencoe.

Former Chicago police Superintendent Jody Weis and his wife, Janice, on May 13 sold a condo near the Museum Campus for $545,000, including a garage space.

Former Chicago Public Schools CEO Ron Huberman and partner Darren DeJong on May 13 paid $1.925 million for a six-bedroom house in the Lincoln Square area.

The three-bedroom, 2,350-square-foot Streeterville co-op apartment that retired Chicago Cubs great Ryne Sandberg owned until 2013 is for sale for $899,000.

A five-bedroom, 10,400-square-foot Richardsonian Romanesque-style mansion near Lincoln Park will formally come on the market Wednesday for $8.875 million.

Deloitte Consulting CEO Janet Foutty and her husband, Kenton, on May 17 paid $2.385 million for a five-bedroom house in Lakeview's Southport Corridor.

A three-bedroom, 2,400-square-foot condominium unit in River North that retired Cubs pitcher Kerry Wood once owned sold on May 27 for $1.095 million.

Chicago Blackhawks center Artem Anisimov on May 18 paid $3.435 million for a six-bedroom, 6,650-square-foot brick mansion in Lincoln Park.

WLS-Ch. 7 weekend sports anchor and reporter Dionne Miller and her husband paid $705,000 for a four-bedroom house on the Far Northwest Side.

Phil Rosse, president of Mike's Hard Lemonade Co., and his wife paid $2.75 million for a newly built six-bedroom house in the Southport Corridor area.

WLIT-FM midday host Brooke Hunter has become a first-time homebuyer, paying $650,000 for a midcentury, ranch-style house in east Glenview.

Actor Vince Vaughn on Monday went under contract to sell both parts of his triplex penthouse unit atop the Palmolive Building on North Michigan Avenue.

University of Chicago President Robert J. Zimmer and his wife, Shadi Bartsch-Zimmer, paid $3.25 million for a four-bedroom condo on the Near North Side.

Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews on Sunday listed his five-bedroom Lincoln Park home for $3.899 million, a little more than 18 months after he bought it.

The owner of a mansion in River Forest that contains its own outdoor train on May 7 knocked almost $1 million off its asking price in one fell swoop and now is seeking $2.5 million.

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Former CPS CEO Ron Huberman on Friday sold his five-bedroom house in the Lincoln Square neighborhood on Chicago's North Side for $1.1875 million.

Noted television producer earlier this month sold her four-bedroom, 6,500-square-foot cooperative unit in a vintage Lincoln Park building for $4.9 million.

Violinist Almita Vamos and her violinist and violist husband Roland last month paid $880,000 for a two-bedroom, unit in a recently built Loop high-rise.

A DePaul University professor and department chairman and his wife, a pediatrician at Lurie Children's Hospital, on Monday listed their five-bedroom, 7,000-square-foot house in Wilmette for $2.09 million.

A developer recently paid $1.865 million for all six units in a Lincoln Park condominium building.

Megan Mawicke and her husband, Stewart Bradley, have a contract pending to sell their six-bedroom, 4,200-square-foot house in Lakeview.

U. of C. law professor Richard H. McAdams and his wife, Anna Maria Marshall, on April 15 paid $1.475 million for a seven-bedroom vintage mansion in Kenwood.

Developer, lawyer and former pro basketball team owner Peter C.B. Bynoe and his wife, Linda, sold two-bedroom condo in Streeterville for $2.225 million.

Former WMAQ-Ch. 5 morning news anchor Stefan Holt and his wife, Morgan, have listed their three-bedroom, condo for $539,900, and already have a buyer.

Professional golfer Jeff Sluman and wife Linda cut the asking price of their custom-built mansion in east Hinsdale from $4.75 million to $4.495 million.

A four-bedroom, 10,789-square-foot mansion in west suburban Plainfield was listed on April 14 for $2.5 million.

"PBS NewsHour" correspondent John Yang, who had been a Chicago-based NBC correspondent, listed his three-bedroom condo for $700,000 and already has a buyer.

Chicago Bulls and Chicago White Sox owner Jerry Reinsdorf and his wife, Martyl, on April 14 sold a 4,778-square-foot house in Northfield for $1.475 million.

A former aide to Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan on March 25 paid the $1.1 million asking price for a house in the Ravenswood Manor neighborhood.

After a more than three-month hiatus, rock star Richard Marx and ex-wife Cynthia Rhodes will relist their Lake Bluff mansion at a new price, $13.99 million.

Former Chicago police Superintendent Jody Weis and his wife, Janice, have a contract to sell their two-bedroom condo unit, which they listed for $509,900.

Retired road racing cyclist Christian Vande Velde and his wife, Leah, sold their five-bedroom, 8,000-square-foot ranch-style house in Lemont for $800,000.

A two-bedroom, penthouse duplex on the top floor of the residences above the Four Seasons Hotel on North Michigan Avenue sold March 31 for $4.65 million.

Retired Chicago Cubs great Ryne Sandberg and his wife, Margaret, paid $1.1 million for a French country-style house in Lake Bluff.

Debra Cafaro, the CEO and chairman of Ventas, paid $4 million for a seven-bedroom, 5,000-square-foot Prairie-style house on Lake Michigan in Kenilworth.

A recently restored, 9,500-square-foot vintage, Tudor revival mansion in Oak Park was listed on Monday for $2.5 million.

Developer and socialite Fred Latsko paid $1.6 million on March 11 for a five-bedroom, 4,700-square-foot, all-brick vintage mansion on the Gold Coast.

Former Chicago Blackhawks center Brandon Pirri, who now skates for the Anaheim Ducks, and his fiancee, Elyse Mishkin, paid $920,000 for a house in Bucktown.

Karen Jordan and her husband, Christian Farr, have traded up to a larger home, paying just under $1 million earlier this month for a house in NW Evanston.

Hyatt Hotels Chief Financial Officer Patrick Grismer and his wife, Christine, on Feb. 26 paid $3.425 million for a six-bedroom house in Lincoln Park.

Former Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng on March 18 placed his seven-bedroom, 10,100-square-foot mansion in Northbrook back on the market for $2.495 million.

Crate & Barrel's president, Steve Woodward, and his wife, Terri, on March 4 paid $1.437 million for a four-bedroom, contemporary-style house in Evanston.

The 11,000-square-foot Gold Coast mansion that was depicted as the home of the family on TV's "Webster" in the '80s is set to be listed for $9.499 million.

A four-bedroom, contemporary-style house in Lincoln Park that architect Bruce Graham designed and built for himself in 1968 sold Monday for $3.3 million.

Chapman and Cutler chief operating partner William Libit and his spouse, Duane Lisowski, sold their three-bedroom, 3,200-square-foot loft for $1.63 million.

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook and his wife, Dayna, have expanded their new domain in Lakeview's Southport Corridor area.

Nick Floyd, the cofounder of Three Floyds Brewing, on Feb. 9 paid $1.3 million for a three-bedroom, 4,000-square-foot house in the West Town neighborhood.

Illinois Tool Works CEO E. Scott Santi and his wife, Nancy, on Jan. 22 sold their 5-bedroom vintage house on Sheridan Road in Wilmette for $1.825 million.

Former U.S. Rep. Judy Biggert, R-Hinsdale, and her husband sold their historic, seven-bedroom mansion in Hinsdale for $2 million.

Chicago Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts and wife, Cecelia, are erecting mansion on Lake Michigan in Wilmette with estimated construction cost of $10.74 million.

WFLD-Ch. 32 news anchor Corey McPherrin and his wife, Sally, on Tuesday listed their four-bedroom, 5,450-square-foot house for $2.799 million.

Retired Chicago Blackhawks winger Eric Daze and his wife have sold their house in Hinsdale for $1.8 million and bought a $2.35 million house nearby.

A four-bedroom, 6,000-square-foot mansion in Lakeview's Southport Corridor with a bathroom themed after the game Twister was relisted for $3 million.

Two buyers recently have purchased large single-family homes in Old Town for between $2.8 million and $3.1 million each.

New Chicago Cubs second baseman Ben Zobrist paid $1.84 million for a newly built six-bedroom, 4,800-square-foot, Victorian-style mansion in North Center.

Former WLS-Ch. 7 anchor and reporter Sylvia Perez and her husband, Daniel Blasdell, have put their mansion in Hinsdale back on the market for $1.95 million.

Queen Elizabeth II has thinned out her Chicago real estate holdings — sort of.

Cofounder of asset management firm and his wife paid close to $3 million to buy all six units in a condo building next door to their Lincoln Park mansion.

Retired Chicago Blackhawks goalie Nikolai Khabibulin last month sold a six-bedroom, 4,446-square-foot house in Northbrook for $600,000.

A 7,000-square-foot, Queen Anne-style house in Ravenswood built by Abbott Laboratories founder Wallace Abbott was listed Tuesday for $3.449 million.

Cofounder of asset management firm and his wife paid close to $3 million to buy all six units in a condo building next door to their Lincoln Park mansion.

Paul Hayward, Sears' chief content integration officer, and his wife, Catherine, on Jan. 29 paid $3.3 million for a six-bedroom, 8,000-square-foot mansion.

Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry and his wife, Ching, on Feb. 1 paid $1.115 million for four-bedroom, 4,560-square-foot Winnetka house.

Former U.S. Rep. Judy Biggert and her husband, Rody, on Jan. 8 paid $625,000 for a three-bedroom, 3,007-square-foot attached town home in Hinsdale.

Gavin Hattersley, the CEO of Chicago-based MillerCoors, and his wife, Terry, in December paid $3.8 million for a four-story town home in Lakeshore East.

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook and his wife paid $2.9 million in mid-December for a six-bedroom mansion in Lakeview's Southport Corridor area.

DePaul University men's basketball coach Dave Leitao and his wife paid $1.575 million in December for a five-bedroom 4,850-square-foot home in Lincoln Park.

A 5-acre estate in far northwest suburban Bull Valley that contains an extensively renovated 1850s saltbox home and a 6,000-square-foot, 200-year-old dairy barn has been listed for $950,000.

In Oak Park's highest recorded home sale since 2008, a historic, five-bedroom, 4,835-square-foot mansion in that village sold in January for $1.98 million.

A five-bedroom, 11,000-square-foot French Provincial-style mansion in Winnetka sold for $5.55 million.

Bulls and White Sox owner Jerry Reinsdorf has a contract to sell his 4,778-square-foot house in Northfield, which he relisted for $1.549 million.

White Sox Executive Vice President Kenny Williams and his wife, WMAQ-Ch. 5 morning news anchor Zoraida Sambolin, sold their 5-bedroom, 6,300-square-foot Gold Coast mansion for $3.54 million.

A five-bedroom, 3,200-square-foot house in Evanston that Chicago technology entrepreneur Roger Covey owned until his death sold for exactly $1 million.

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook and his wife paid $2.9 million in mid-December for a six-bedroom mansion in Lakeview's Southport Corridor area.

Attorney Joseph Siprut has paid $1.25 million for a three-bedroom, 2,500-square-foot condominium unit in a recently constructed contemporary-style building in River North.

University of Chicago Harris School Dean Daniel Diermeier and his wife, lecturer Ariela Lazar, have paid $3.75 million in recent months for two houses.

A 20,000-square-foot Palladian villa-style mansion in Lincoln Park sold for more than $13.3 million, the second-highest amount ever paid for a single-family house within Chicago's city limits.

Neal Cotts and his wife, Jaime, paid $654,500 for a four-bedroom, 3,300-square-foot house in Libertyville and sold their duplex in Ukrainian Village.

Former Chicago Bears cornerback Jerry Azumah on Nov. 23 paid $885,000 for a four-bedroom, 3,400-square-foot newly constructed house in Logan Square.

Noted Loop personal injury attorney Thomas Demetrio listed his five-bedroom, 10,507-square-foot mansion in Lake Forest for $5.9 million.

Citadel founder Ken Griffin, the billionaire hedge fund manager who is Illinois' richest man, sold one of his two full-floor condo units in the Waldorf Astoria for $16 million.

A two-story, 4,934-square-foot house on Lake Michigan in Wilmette sold on Dec. 31 for $7 million.

WGN-Ch. 9 reporter and fill-in anchor Tom Negovan paid $630,000 for a two-bedroom, 1,879-square-foot condo on the 45th floor of a Loop high-rise.

Bears running back Matt Forte and his wife, Danielle, have sold their five-bedroom, 6,062-square-foot mansion in north suburban Mettawa for $1.5 million.

Former Illinois Attorney General Ty Fahner decides that he wants a house less than a year after downsizing from an Evanston home into a Northfield condo.

Billionaire Lester Crown and his wife, Renee, last month paid $2.75 million for a condominium on the 37th floor of Water Tower Place.

A 20,000-square-foot Palladian villa-style mansion in Lincoln Park listed for $16.9 million went under contract Monday. It was under contract in July too.

A three-bedroom, 4,100-square-foot town home in the Fulton River neighborhood designed by architect Harry Weese sold Friday for $2.25 million.

Professional golfer Jeff Sluman has listed his Hinsdale mansion again, this time for $5 million.

Former Chicago Bears wide receiver Johnny Knox on Nov. 17 listed his three-bedroom, 2,190-square-foot town home in Gurnee for $299,900.

Built in 2004, the five-bedroom, 10,830-square-foot French country-style mansion in Hinsdale came on the market Friday for $4.75 million.

Through a land trust, Bulls' small forward Mike Dunleavy in October paid $3.85 million in cash for a newly built six-bedroom mansion in Lincoln Park.

A four-bedroom house in Highland Park designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright that is at risk of demolition sold on Tuesday for $687,500.

WLS-Ch. 7's Karen Jordan and her husband, WMAQ-Ch. 5's Christian Farr, are asking $675,000 for their four-bedroom, all-brick house in Skokie.

Attorney, real estate developer and art collector Lew Manilow and his wife, Susan, on Monday sold their Gold Coast condo building at 65 E. Goethe.

WGN-AM weekday evening host Justin Kaufmann and his wife, Julie, paid just over $650,000 for a 3-bedroom, 2,400-square-foot town home on the Near West Side.

Riverwoods house once owned by Chicago Bears receiver and return specialist Devin Hester came back on the market on Monday for $1.895 million.

Eduardo Pelleissone, Kraft Heinz's executive vice president of global operations, pays $3.6 million for 6,500-square-foot mansion in Lincoln Park.

Kathy O'Malley, one half of WGN-AM 720's "Girlfriends" with Judy Markey, has listed her house in downstate Princeton and moved to Glen Ellyn.

Centaur Interiors, the buyer of Oprah Winfrey's massive condominium unit in Water Tower Place, plans rehab, likely break up to its four original units.

Kraft Heinz CFO Paulo Basilio pays $2.8 million to buy Lincoln Park mansion formerly owned by Baker & McKenzie officer.

Valor Equity Partners CEO, wife pay $5.3 million to complete full floor purchase of luxury Gold Coast building.

Chicago Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg and wife Carol pay $3.9 million for a newly built, six-bedroom, French country-style mansion in Burr Ridge.

Keith Kinsey, CEO of Portillo's, and his wife paid $940,000 on Oct. 15 for a four-bedroom Cape Cod-style house in Burr Ridge.

A Gold Coast condominium on Lake Shore Drive sold by Ed Volkman in 2014 has been bought and sold twice since, going to an LLC in September for $1.18 million.

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