Electronics distributor buys 2BD in Near North

Medium 731260264332ef3874316f0def32d8b9 Avery Baron bought a two-bedroom, two-bath condo at 111 W. Maple St. in Near North from Chari and William Schillerstrom for $400,000 on Sept. 17.

The Schillerstroms bought Unit #2802 for $425,000 in June 2006. The condo is part of Gold Coast Galleria, which was built in 1991 and has 331 units on 34 floors.

Mr. Baron is the owner and president of Consumer Electronics Distributors Inc. in Northbrook.

He graduated from Northern Illinois University in 1970.

Mrs. Schillerstrom has worked for Sprovieri's Custom Counters as a retail business development manager. She also worked in retail sales at Rugby International Product Distribution and was the owner of Quality European Imports Inc.

She earned an associate's degree in applied science and biology in 1993 from the College of DuPage.

According to BlockShopper.com, there were 568 sales in Near North in 2008, with a median sales price of $415,000.

Address: 111 West Maple Street
Buyer(s): Avery Baron
Seller(s): Chari L Schillerstrom and William R Schillerstrom
Sale date: Sep. 17, 2009