The query is always the same now that the prince of Palm Beach County real estate is gone.
Chappy Adams, the blond, 6- foot-3 inch son of Illustrated Properties founder Bud Adams, grandson of Jupiter Island property pioneer Francis Adams, and highly groomed successor of a real estate empire died when he crashed his car in the pre-dawn hours of Jan. 10.
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Illustrated Properties by the numbers
Total 2012 unit sales in north and central Palm Beach County: 2,538
Total 2012 volume sales in north and central Palm Beach County: $878.9 million
Total 2012 volume sales including Naples and Orlando areas: $1.2 billion