Movers & Shakers

Sept. 5, 2010

JP Morgan Chase Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon slashes the asking price of his 13,500-square-foot Chicago mansion from $9.5M to $6.95M

Check out Bob's breaking-news alert from the Chicago Tribune's Chicago Breaking Business site on Friday, where he broke the story of JP Morgan Chase & Co. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon slashing the askng price of his 18-room, 13,500-square-foot mansion on Chicago's Gold Coast ...

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Sept. 5, 2010

WMAQ-TV news anchor Marion Brooks has her seven-room condo unit in Chicago's West Loop neighborhood under contract after listing it for $429K

Check out Bob's weekly real estate column from today's Chicago Tribune (which was uploaded to the Internet on Friday) in which Bob breaks the news of WMAQ-TV/"NBC-5" news anchor and reporter Marion Brooks having her seven-room condominium unit in Chicago's West Loop neighborhood under contract after ...

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Sept. 5, 2010

Dallas Stars and former Chicago Blackhawks winger Adam Burish lists his 2BR duplex penthouse condo unit in Chicago's River North neighborhood for $1.05M

Check out Bob's weekly column in the Chicago Tribune's real estate section from one week ago, in which Bob broke the news of Dallas Stars winger (and former Chicago Blackhawk) Adam Burish recently placing his two-bedroom, duplex penthouse condominium unit in the Caravel building in Chicago's River ...

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Sept. 5, 2010

ESPN commentator and AOL Fanhouse columnist Jay Mariotti goes under contract to sell his Vernon Hills, Ill. home, which had been listed for $655K

Check out Bob's breaking-news alert in the Chicago Tribune from Aug. 23, when he broke the news of now-suspended ESPN commentator and AOL Fanhouse columnist (and former Chicago Sun-Times columnist) Jay Mariotti, who recently went to contract to sell his four-bedroom, 4,200-square-foot house in Vernon Hills, Ill. after ...

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Sept. 5, 2010

Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman lists his 5BR house in Green Oaks, IL for $1.399M

Check out Bob's weekly real estate column in the Chicago Tribune from two weeks back, when he broke the news of Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman listing his five-bedroom house in Green Oaks, Ill. for $1,399,000.

Also featured: Bob wrote about a mansion in Chicago's Lincoln ...

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Aug. 4, 2010

Chicago TV reporter Sarah Schulte reduces the asking price of her condo in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood to $659,900; also, Naperville, IL gets its highest listing ever at $5.19M

Check out Bob's July 25 weekly real-estate column in the Chicago Tribune, where Bob breaks the news of Chicago TV reporter Sarah Schulte cutting the asking price of her condominium unit in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood to $659,900.

Also featured: Bob exclusively reports on a 19-room, French ...

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July 21, 2010

Chicago billionaire Nicholas Pritzker lists his 45-acre lakefront estate in Covert, MI for $4.95M

Check out Bob's exclusive breaking-news alert that ran on the Chicago Tribune's "Breaking Business" website today that broke the story of Nicholas Pritzker of Chicago's (highly secretive) billionaire Pritzker family listing his 45-acre estate in Covert, Mich. -- complete with a 7,325-square-foot, contemporary-style mansion and 425 feet ...

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July 7, 2010

Chicago TV reporter Leah Hope has her Chicago condo under contract after it was listed for $549K; meanwhile former WLS-TV political reporter Andy Shaw cuts the asking price of his B&B in Chicago from

Check out Bob's real estate column in the Chicago Tribune from this past Sunday, where he broke the news of current WLS-TV reporter Leah Hope having her three-bedroom, Chicago condo under contract to sell after it was listed for $549,000.

Also featured: Bob reports on former WLS-TV political ...

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July 7, 2010

Former Chicago Bear Marty Booker sells his condo unit in Chicago's West Loop for $465K; he also reduces his asking price for his 13-room house in Grayslake, IL to $430K

Check out Bob's real estate column in the Chicago Tribune from June 27, where he broke the news of former Chicago Bear (and current free agent) Marty Booker selling his condo unit in Chicago's West Loop for $465,000 and also cutting his asking price of his 13-room ...

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June 18, 2010

Major-league pitcher Neal Cotts sells his condo in Chicago's River North area for $307K; former Tribune Co. chairman and CEO pays $2.625M for a penthouse condo on Chicago's Gold Coast; actor Vince Va

Check out Bob's Sunday real estate column in the Chicago Tribune (available online now), where he breaks the news of former Chicago White Sox and Chicago Cubs pitcher Neal Cotts taking a big loss on his condominium unit in Chicago's River North neighborhood, which he just sold for ...

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