Michael Jordan selling home with nine bedrooms, full-size court
HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. - Michael Jordan's longtime personal residence in suburban Chicago is for sale for $29 million. The sprawling two-story estate on more than seven acres is in Highland Park, along Lake Michigan, and has more than 56,000 square feet of living space. The house was built in 1995 and includes nine bedrooms, 15 baths and five fireplaces. There's also a three-bedroom guesthouse, pool area, outdoor tennis court and three climate-controlled, multicar garages.An indoor basketball complex features a full-size regulation court with specially cushioned hardwood flooring and competition-quality high intensity lighting. It has a sound system set up to provide perfect acoustics within the court space. The real estate taxes for 2010 were $165,224. The property was put on the market Wednesday by Katherine Chez-Malkin of Baird & Warner Real Estate.