Obama farewell chicago i am also so fortunate to have attended the obama farewell speech in chicago. According to newspaper reports the owner was also trying to sell.
Where to find the obama house.
Obamas house chicago. Obama was in chicago for a series of fundraisers and decided to visit his old home only to discover the locks had been changed and a new family had moved in. And get a small glimpse of it through the over grown trees. In may 2017 the chicago sun times reported that the obamas had decided to buy the home for 8 1 million they have reportedly held onto their chicago house as well and tmz reported that they.
While technically located in the kenwood neighborhood of chicago the beginning of the adjacent hyde park neighborhood is across the street and where you can hit all of the local spots. In a real estate deal that is now called a boneheaded move by obama. Barack obama house chicago i recently had the opportunity to tour kenwood a beautiful neighborhood on the south side of chicago that also happens to be the site of the obama s chicago home.
While the obamas are currently residing in d c this has been their south side home since they purchased the property in 2005. President barack obama house. The obamas chicago home address is 5046 s.
Although you can not walk down greenwood street to see the front of the president s home you can walk along hyde park boulevard. From 2005 when barack obama joined the us senate to 2016 the obamas earned a total of 20 5 million from his government salary book royalties investment income and michelle obama s income. Barack obama s house 5046 south greenwood ave chicago il see more chicago il real estate.
Scroll down to see all the photos and how you can see it too. Instead they remained in washington d c. Greenwood ave chicago il 60615 in the kenwood neighborhood.
In 2005 barack obama and his wife michelle bid 1 65 million for a house on the south side of chicago. Since his inauguration president obama had neglected to make a single payment on the home he d shared with his wife and two daughters while the house itself fell into grave disrepair. In january 2017 president barack obama along with michelle malia and sasha transitioned out of the white house but they didn t return to their former chicago home.
Let s take a peak inside the 8 1 million mansion that the obamas call home. Soon after democratic presidential nominee barack obama the up and coming junior senator from illinois purchased his georgian revival mansion on the south side of chicago it set off alarms and suspicion of a shady deal. Greenwood ave chicago il 60615.