Realtor, lawyer swap 3BD in Lincoln Park

Medium 67053d93265bf00809d76a2304de89ee Megan Tirpak and her husband, Michael, bought a three-bedroom, 3.5-bath home at 2447 N. Burling St. in Lincoln Park from Darren and Laura Vanpuymbrouck for $838,500 on Oct. 21.

The 3,055-square-foot home was built in 1888 in the Park West subdivision.

Mrs. Tirpak is a realtor at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Chicago. She has been a licensed realtor since 2003.

She received her bachelor's degree from Colgate University.

Mr. Vanpuymbrouck is a partner at the Chicago office of the law firm Schiff Hardin LLP, where he practices in the areas of product liability and litigation.

He earned his B.A. from the University of Washington and his J.D. from the Loyola University Chicago School of Law.

According to, there have been 846 home sales in Lincoln Park during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $415,000.

Address: 2447 North Burling Street
Buyer(s): Michael Tirpak and Megan Brown
Seller(s): Laura Vanpuymbrouck and Darren Vanpuymbrouck
Sale date: Oct. 21, 2009