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20 August 2013 Crain's Chicago Business
A hedge fund-led venture that bought two failed Lakeview condominium conversions out of foreclosure two years ago is on the brink of selling out one of them, an encouraging sign for neighborhood landlords looking to go condo. Buyers have closed on or signed contracts to buy 65 of 67 condos at 2930... [Read More]
30 July 2013 Press Release
CHICAGO, IL (July 30, 2013)—Christie's International Real Estate, the world’s leading luxury real estate network and a subsidiary of Christie’s auction house, has awarded Affiliate status to CONLON: A Real Estate Company—a top-ranking, boutique brokerage firm in the Chicago luxury real estate... [Read More]
16 July 2013 Crain's Chicago Business
Real estate veteran Sean Conlon has a new partner to boost the profile of his North Side residential brokerage in a rising market. The owner of Conlon Real Estate is teaming up with Christie's International Real Estate, the real estate arm of the historic London auction house, making Conlon the... [Read More]
06 July 2013 ChicagoBusiness.com
Glenn Horton was deep-sea fishing 30 miles out from his Key Largo, Fla., home last summer when his line became so tight he thought he had hooked a rock or coral. It turned out to be a swordfish so heavy and long "we had to use a forklift to get it out of the boat," says the chairman and CEO of... [Read More]
01 July 2013 Chicago Agent Magazine
Though the company entered the marketplace at a tumultuous time – in the midst of the worst housing downturn since the Great Depression – that didn’t seem to faze CONLON: A Real Estate Company. Sean Conlon, the firm’s co-founder and serial entrepreneur who had previously founded one of Chicago’s... [Read More]
12 April 2013 Crain's Chicago Business
A joint venture led by the Marquette Cos. has broken ground on a 223-unit apartment tower in the West Loop after landing a construction loan for the project. J. P. Morgan Chase & Co. provided a roughly $46 million loan to finance Catalyst, a 19-story tower at 630 W. Washington St., said Darren... [Read More]
26 November 2012 Palm Beach Daily News
One of Palm Beach’s historic apartment buildings — a Mediterranean-style reminder of the real estate boom of the Roaring ’20s — is for sale. Mizner Court, the mixed-use landmarked apartment building at 184 Sunset Ave., has been listed at $5.5 million. Built in 1924 and offering 23 apartments above... [Read More]
15 September 2012 The Business with George Lee
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01 June 2001 Realtor Magazine
"I wasn't as prepared as I thought," says Sean Conlon of his first year as the co-owner of Sussex & Reilly, a new residential real estate firm in Chicago. "We were prepared in terms of having a good business plan," says Conlon's partner, Frank Parkinson, "but we weren't prepared for the amount... [Read More]
01 June 2000 Realtor Magazine
My life is a Horatio Alger story," says Sean Conlon, director of sales and marketing at Sussex & Reilly in Chicago, of his stratospheric rise in the real estate world. Conlon, who is 31, arrived in Chicago from his native Ireland in 1990. After a year or two spent working as a janitor and a... [Read More]

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