Finance manager buys 4BD in Roscoe Village

Medium cdf72d4d19c00c950d11418be3b52e90 Piero Soria and Kara Johnson bought a four-bedroom, three-bath home at 2235 W. Melrose St. in Roscoe Village from Carl F. Bade and Deborah S. Bade for $755,000 on Nov. 9.

The 2,743-square-foot home was built in Roscoe Village subdivision in 1895.

According to his public LinkedIn profile, Soria is a finance manager at Follett Higher Education Group, a River Grove-based company that provides a variety of educational products. He previously was a consultant at DLC Consulting. Prior to that, he held various positions at Sears Holdings Corporation, including financial analyst, senior financial analyst and business finance manager.

He earned his B.A. in communications and his M.B.A. in finance from DePaul University.

According to his public LinkedIn profile, Carl Bade is vice president of operations at Provect Technologies, a provider of time and attendance or labor management systems. He previously served as a development manager at Advanced Systems International.

He holds a B.S. in economics from the University of Michigan.

According to, there have been 165 home sales in Roscoe Village during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $527,000.

Address: 2235 West Melrose Street
Buyer(s): Piero Soria and Kara Johnson
Seller(s): Deborah S Bade and Carl F Bade
Sale date: Nov. 19, 2013

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