The 1,925-square-foot house was built in 1955 in the Kingsbridge/Spuyten Duyvil neighborhood.
Mr. Pontes is an advertising and direct marketing consultant in a private practice in New York City. He is also an account director at Wunderman New York, and he's also worked with Pickholz Tweedy & Co.
He completed B.S. in marketing/television, radio and film at Syracuse University.
According to BlockShopper.com, there were 111 home sales in Kingsbridge in 2008, with a median price of $250,000.
Address: 646 West 227th Street
Buyer(s): Hoffnung, Anne R, Hoffnung and Aaron M
Seller(s): Pontes, Colleen J, Pontes and Jeffrey D
Sale date: Aug. 13, 2009