Cytologist grabs home in Highwood West

Medium fdeb2481f74bbdc9b194188923073816 Beth Anne Chmara and Joel C. Chmara bought a single family home at 328 Ashland Ave. in Highwood from Judy Leo and Judy Lowe for $274,239 on Sept. 18.

The 1,108-square-foot house was built in 1920 at E.A. Mars in the neighborhood of Highwood West.

Ms. Chmara is a cytology technical specialist at the College of American Pathologists.

She previously was a cytotechnologist at Evanston Northwestern Healthcare and senior cytotechnologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

According to, there were 21 home sales in Highwood in 2008, with a median sales price of $227,500.

Address: 328 Ashland Avenue
Buyer(s): Chmara C Joel and Chmara A Beth
Seller(s): Judy Leo and Judy Lowe
Sale date: Sep. 18, 2009