Real estate firm pres lists 3BD home in South Loop

Medium 5f1e8b78eb88bfce6d371e23021aef72 Harlan Karp and Caroline Karp have listed for sale a three-bedroom, three-bath home at 66 W. 15th St. in South Loop for $815,000.

The Karps paid $730,000 for the property in June 2009. The 2,488-square-foot home, built in 1999, is in South Loop. It is located in the South Dearborn Park subdivision. Cynthia Bauer of Re/max Premier Properties is the listing agent.

Harlan Karp is the founder and president of The SouthBlock Group, a real estate development and management firm. Previously, he was a director of mergers and acquisitions for KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers and held consulting positions at UPS, Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse and GE Power Systems.

He graduated from the University of Wisconsin.

According to, there have been 438 home sales in South Loop during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $279,750.

Address: 66 West 15th Street
Buyer(s): Harlan Karp and Caroline Karp
Seller(s): Lisa Toerne and Theodore Toerne
Sale date: Jun. 11, 2009