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Location: 269 South Milwaukee Avenue, Wheeling, IL, 60090
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Former Le Francais Restaurant

Suggested Opening Bid: $900,000

Buyer's Premium: 5% 

Cooperating Broker's Commission: 2% 

2014 Taxes: $28,393.46

PIN #: 03-12-105-024-0000

Lot Size: Approx. .62 acres

Building Size: Approx. 4,323 sf

Zoning: B-3

Named America’s best restaurant in 1980 by Bon Appetit Magazine, Le Francais restaurant is now available for pre-auction purchase along with all of its contents, including the FF& E. The real property included in this offering is comprised of an approximately 4,323 square foot building situated on approximately .62 acres in the TIF district. Built in 1947, and rebuilt in 1975 after a fire, the restaurant has been unoccupied since 2007.  

Also included in the sale are priceless artifacts from award-winning master chef Jean Banchet: From the kitchen personally designed by Banchet, and all of its appliances, to the Christofle cheese cart and European crystal, silver and china handpicked by Banchet’s wife, Doris. The tables are still set with linens and plates, and the mixing bowls and pots and pans are laid out and ready.  

This culinary institution, responsible for putting the Chicago dining scene on the map, presents a rare opportunity for a new owner and chef to cook in Jean Banchet’s kitchen and serve guests using Jean Banchet’s china.

Located in the middle of restaurant row in Wheeling, IL, in the TIF district.

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Location: 303 East Kensington Road, Mount Prospect, IL, 60056
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SOLD: New Owner Seeking Tenant; Former Bogies Ale House Restaurant in Mount Prospect, Illinois

SOLD: New Owner Seeking Tenant

Lease Rate: $16.00/SF

Lease Term: 5 years +

Cooperating Broker's Commission: 3%

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Previously Valued To: $1,075,000

New Minimum Bid: $625,000 (Reduced from $950,000)

Buyer's Premium: 5%

Cooperating Broker's Commission: 2%

Building Size: Approx.10,630 sf

Lot Size: Approx. 113,723 sf

2014 Tax:

PIN: 03-34-200-204-0000 - $70,054.22

PIN: 03-34-200-205-0000 - $7,118.15

Zoning: B-3 Community Shopping District

Approx. 10,630 sf restaurant building that was previously operated by Bogies Ale House. The building has a multi-story design that has accommodation for banquet/parties on the upper floor while the main floor serves as the main dining & bar area. Contains ample on-site parking and a detached storage garage.

There are two parcels included; the property which has the former Bogies Ale House Restaurant (PIN # 03-34-200-204) and the rectangular property to the left of the building off of East Kensington Road (PIN # 03-34-200-205). 

Incredible location across the street from the recently redeveloped Randhurst Village featuring nearly 1 million square feet of retail space.

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Location: 8020 South King Drive, Chicago, IL, 60619
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Free Standing Commercial Building

New Minimum Bid: $400,000 (Reduced from $456,500)

Buyer's Premium: 5% of the winning bid or $2,500, whichever is greater

Cooperating Broker's Commission: 2%

2013 Taxes: $14,939.74

Lot Size: 0.43 Acres

Building Size: 10,000 sf

Zoned: B3-2

The free standing commercial building is situated in the Chatham community. The property has 10,000 sf under roof. There are two businesses currently in operation, as well as a banquet hall that accommodates 100 people. There are 2 fully operational commercial kitchens, both with hood & fire extinguisher, 9 burner oven and large sink. The property is in excellent condition-improvements include rubber roof, electrical and plumbing upgrades.

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