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Mixed-Use Property Trades on West Side

Marcus & Millichap arranged the sale of 5256 W. North Ave., a 14,000-square foot mixed-use property in the West Side’s North Austin neighborhood. The asset sold for $1,125,000.

James Ziegler and Keith Zelenika, investment specialists in Marcus & Millichap’s Chicago Downtown office, marketed the property on behalf of the seller, a private investor.  The buyer, a private investor, was secured and also represented by Ziegler and Zelenika,  

The property is a very well-maintained 18-unit mixed-use property that was constructed in 1927. The unit mix consists of three first floor commercial spaces, eight one-bedroom/one-bathroom units and seven two-bedroom/one-bathroom units.  The apartments have been renovated over the past five years. 

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Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications. Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).

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