‘Ferris Bueller’ house back on the market

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The Highland Park house that gained prominence in the 1986 film “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” is back on the market.

The asking price is $1.5 million.

The property was first listed in 2009 for $2.3 million but found no takers. The price was reduced twice before coming off the market in 2011 for some light rehab work.


A photo of the ‘Ferris Bueller’ house courtesy of Sotheby’s

Now, the Rose family, who are the only owners the property ever has had, relisted the property on Monday for a new, lower price. The four-bedroom main house was built in 1953, while the pavilion was built about 20 years later to house an exotic car collection.

In a classic scene from “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” Bueller’s friend Cameron Frye, sends a classic 1961 Ferrari crashing through the pavilion’s plate glass windows into a ravine.

The Chicago Tribune reports that listing agent Meladee Hughes of Coldwell Banker declined to comment.

The Chicago Tribune contributed to this report.

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