In the Press

Investor pays $14 million to be Rainforest Cafe's landlord

Crain's Chicago Business   |   Jul 15, 2015
Sean Conlon has bought a River North building known for the chest-thumping gorillas that live inside and a giant red-eyed tree frog perched on its roof. A venture led by the Chicago real estate... Read Article

CONLON/Christie's International Real Estate Wins Affiliate-of-the-Year

Press Release   |   Apr 02, 2015
Christie’s International Real Estate, the world’s leading luxury real estate network, has awarded CONLON one of its prestigious Affiliate-of-the-Year Awards for 2014. The award was presented... Read Article

CONLON/Christie's International Real Estate Celebrates North Shore Office Opening

Press Release   |   Mar 01, 2015
CONLON/Christie’s International Real Estate hosted a reception and ribbon cutting ceremony last week to celebrate the opening of its first north suburban office.    About 100 people... Read Article

The Secret of his Success

Press Release   |   Oct 28, 2014
Bill Rancic recently sat down with Sean Conlon, co-founder and chairman of CONLON/Christie’s International Real Estate, to talk about mobility, risk taking and the unlikely career path Conlon has... Read Article


Rolls Royce Owner's Club: A legacy of driving excellence   |   Jul 01, 2014
Conlon & Co’s industry expertise and international outlook enable the Chicago-based company to decipher property markets at home and overseas   Based in Chicago but boasting a global array... Read Article

Sean Conlon

Men's Book by Modern Luxury   |   Jun 01, 2014
Real Estate Merchant Banker, Venture Capitalist and Real Estate Entrepreneur   Day Job: I’m an entrepreneur and world-wide connector. I have started many companies including Conlon... Read Article

Conlon plans 40 condos near Cabrini-Green

Crain's Chicago Business   |   May 30, 2014
Developer Sean Conlon wants to build this proposed condo project on a site near Cabrini-Green owned by the Archdiocese of Chicago. Real estate developer Sean Conlon plans a 40-unit condominium... Read Article

Near sellout on one Lakeview condo project, developers plan second

Crain's Chicago Business   |   Aug 20, 2013
A hedge fund-led venture that bought two failed Lakeview condominium conversions out of foreclosure two years ago is on the brink of selling out one of them, an encouraging sign for neighborhood... Read Article


Press Release   |   Jul 30, 2013
Innovative Firm Will Broaden Reach of Christie’s International Real Estate in the Midwestern United States CHICAGO, IL (July 30, 2013)—Christie's International Real Estate, the world’s leading... Read Article

These stories sound a little fishy   |   Jul 06, 2013
Glenn Horton was deep-sea fishing 30 miles out from his Key Largo, Fla., home last summer when his line became so tight he thought he had hooked a rock or coral. It turned out to be a swordfish so... Read Article