Non-profit exec buys 3BD condo in Gold Coast for $2.8M

Medium 0806ab5c827ac8913fb87a23b3ded9eb Lynn O. Straker bought a three-bedroom, three-bath condo at 800 N. Michigan Ave. in Gold Coast from Avi Y. Fox for $2.8 million on March 27.

The 3,228-square-foot condo, Unit 4301, is one of 117 residences in the 68-story Park Hyatt condominium development, built in 2000.

Straker is the director of the junior program at A Call to College, a non-profit college access organization in Newark, Ohio. Previously, she was a K-12 teacher and school administrator and served on the Granville Exempted Village School District Board of Education.

She earned her B.S. in education from Miami University and her M.Ed. in educational administration from the University of Illinois.

According to, there have been 515 condo sales in Gold Coast during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $332,000.

Address: 800 North Michigan Avenue
Buyer(s): Lynn O Straker (Trustee), Lynn O Straker (Trust) and OStraker Lynn (Trust)
Seller(s): Avi Y Fox
Sale date: Mar. 27, 2012