Economic consulting firm VP sells in Aurora

Medium d2c2ef3c96cb24d47a87a1aeea0117af Kirupakaran Ramaiah and Manjuri Talukdar sold a four-bedroom, 3.5-bath home at 1115 Hull Court in Aurora to Rosa and Thomas Leja for $310,000 on Oct. 9.

Ramaiah and Talukdar paid $223,000 for the property in April 1998. The 2,664-square-foot house was built in 1979 in the South of New York Street neighborhood.

Ramaiah has served as a vice president at Lexecon Inc., an economic consulting firm. Previously, he was a professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology and Rhode Island College. He was also a visiting professor of decision science and business statistics in the M.B.A. program at the U.S. Business School in the Czech Republic.

He holds a Ph.D. in economics from Northern Illinois University.

Talukdar is an economics instructor at Northern Illinois University.

She earned her Ph.D. in economics in 1999 from Northern Illinois University.

According to, there have been 538 home sales in Aurora during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $189,000.

Address: 1115 Hull Court
Buyer(s): Rosa L Leja and Thomas W Leja
Seller(s): Kirupakaran Ramaiah and Manjuri Talukdar
Sale date: Oct. 9, 2009

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