President of volunteer org. swaps Gold Coast 4BD for $2.6M

Medium e46ddccf0c825605adc632ec43b1a5c5 Leslie N. Bluhm and David A. Helfand sold a four-bedroom, 4.5-bath condo at 1200 N. Lake Shore Drive in Gold Coast to Chicago Title Land Trust Co. for $2.6 million on January 12.

The 4,000-square-foot Unit #502 is at 1200 N. Lake Shore Drive, which was built in 1916.

Ms. Bluhm is the founder and president of Chicago Cares Inc., a non-profit volunteer service organization.

Prior to founding Chicago Cares, Ms. Bluhm was a practicing attorney.

She earned her B.A. from the University of Michigan and her J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School.

According to, there have been 586 condo sales in Gold Coast in the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $350,000.

Address: 1200 North Lake Shore Drive
Buyer(s): Chicago Title Land Trust Company
Seller(s): Leslie N Bluhm and David A Helfand
Sale date: Jan. 12, 2010

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