Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Jed Hoyer and his wife, Merrill, sold their six-bedroom, 7,500-square-foot apartment House in the Ravenswood neighborhood for $3.52 million.
Hoyer, 48, was the Cubs’ general manager from 2011 to 2020, including the team’s World Series-winning title run in 2016, and since 2020 has been president of baseball operations.
Built in 2006 and designed by architectural firm Morgante Wilson, the home features 5½ baths, an open floor plan, oversized windows, high ceilings, intricate molding, a large kitchen with commercial-grade appliances, a master bedroom suite Newly redesigned with a walk -in closet, a second floor loft family room with 20 foot vaulted ceilings and a third floor bedroom that can also be used as a study or craft room.
The lower level contains a guest bedroom, a large recreation room, and a home theater and golf simulator. The mansion has a 1½-car heated attached garage and a 2½-car heated detached garage, and also has a screened-in porch and oversized sports court in the backyard. The house sits on a lot that measures 50 feet by 161 feet, which is a large size for the city.
“It’s a wonderful home and we hope the new family enjoys it as much as the previous owners,” realtor Jeffrey Lowe of Compass told Elite Street.
The Hoyers purchased the mansion in July 2019 for $3.09 million. It was first listed in March for $3.65 million.
The mansion had a property tax bill of $37,007 in fiscal year 2020.
Public records do not yet identify the buyers.
Bob Goldsborough is a freelance writer.
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