After 6 years and almost $400K, dilapidated mansion is reborn as Valparaiso Inn Bed & Breakfast
CHICAGO TRIBUNE ARTICLE by Jerry Davich
“The home has since been reviewed by the National Registrar of Historic Places and given a “noteworthy” designation. Noteworthy is a gross understatement.
“Today, it’s a magnificently restored mansion, costing Berman four years of sweat, stress and aggravating red tape, and costing him nearly $400,000. It boasts nearly 8,000 square feet, with five luxuriously appointed guest suites.
“Last month, Berman finally opened his dream – the Valparaiso Inn Bed & Breakfast, the first of its kind in the city’s historic district, just where it should be. It blends in like a rose in a garden yet stands out like one in full bloom again.”