Credit company CEO sells 5BD in Winfield

Medium e662978c57879163b2a39221bf68a1ea Craig and Maris Weinewuth sold a five-bedroom, 3.5-bath home at 1N500 Seminole Lane in Winfield to Hans and Karen Bauer for $565,000 on Oct. 29.

The Weinewuths paid $362,006 for the property in April 1998. The 2,652-square-foot house was built in 1999 in the Winfield North of High Lake Road neighborhood.

Weinewuth is the president and chief executive officer at the Mericap Credit Corp. Previously, he served as the vice president and general manager of American Express Business Finance.

He holds a B.B.A. degree in accounting and finance from the University of Wisconsin and a J.D. from DePaul University.

Mr. Bauer is the vice president of business development at North American Warehousing Co. He began his career in logistics as a forklift operator.

According to, there have been 98 sales in Winfield during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $285,000.

Address: 1N500 Seminole Lane
Buyer(s): Hans S Bauer and Karen M Bauer
Seller(s): Craig S Weinewuth and Maris Weinewuth
Sale date: Oct. 29, 2009