Eric Lefkosky and Family Sells Glencoe Home

Posted on April 20, 2018 By

One of the most prominent individuals on the Chicago North Shore for the past few years has been Eric Lefkosky, who lives in the city of Glencoe. Lefkosky is a very successful individual that is one of the co-founders of a website called, which was ultimately renamed as Groupon. Today, Groupon is one of the largest consumer websites in the world and has grown to be very successful out of its Chicago headquarters.

Lefkosky was the CEO of Groupon from 2013 until 2015. After working in that role for a couple of years, he decided to take a step back from his operations and instead took on a role as the Chairman of the Board. Today, he continues to have this same level of work and influence on the entire organization. While he was working for Groupon he and his family continued to live in the affluent suburb of Glencoe.

After spending several years living in a very nice 11,000 square foot home in Glencoe, he and his family decided to sell their home. They ended up selling the six-bedroom mansion for just over $5.1 million dollars. while they did end up selling this home, the former Groupon owner and his family will still be living in the Glencoe area. In 2014, the family ended up buying a $19 million dollar home in cash. This home is located right on Lake Michigan and has nearly 16,000 square feet of space. The purchase of this bigger home became the family’s primary residence in this year and make the recently sold home expendable to the family.

The new home that the family has bought will provide them with plenty of onsite amenities. This will include amazing lake views, a fitness center, walking paths, and a lot of privacy. It will also help to ensure that the Lefkosky family stays local for years to come.

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