The 2,700-square-foot house in the Old Norwood Park subdivision was built in 1927.
Ms. Lupescu is an editor at <i>Conclave: A Journal of Character</i>. She is also a director and publisher at Wolfsword Press and a freelance writer.
She attended DePaul University and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
According to BlockShopper.com, there were 210 sales in Norwood Park in 2008, with a median sales price of $295,000.
Address: 5723 North Newark Avenue
Buyer(s): Valya M Lupescu and Mark P Lupescu
Seller(s): Helen A Thompson (Trustee), A Thompson Helen (Trust) and Helen A Thompson (Trust)
Sale date: Sep. 22, 2009