Landscape designer buys in Bedford

Medium 5b2a6707873f07a8756ef75b0adacb65 Susan Welti and Terry Ross Koppel bought a one-bedroom, 2,475-square-foot home at 242 Clifton Place in Brooklyn from Curb Your Cravings LLC for $445,000 on Sept. 17.

Curb Your Cravings LLC foreclosed on the property on May 28. The home was built in 1899 in the Bedford neighborhood.

Welti is a landscape designer and co-founder of Foras Studio LLC in Brooklyn.

She is a graduate of the landscape design program at the New York Botanical Garden.

Koppel is senior vice president and creative director at HNW Inc., a marketing services and software firm based in New York.

He previously was a principal of Koppel & Scher and creative director of Time Inc. Custom Publishing. He has also been a design consultant for Condé Nast, Fortune, The Boston Globe, Hearst and Hachette Filipacchi .

He has a B.F.A. from the Kansas City Art Institute.

According to, there were 4,709 sales in Brooklyn in 2008, with a median sales price of $448,000.

Address: 242 Clifton Place
Buyer(s): Welti, Susan, Koppel and Terry Ross
Seller(s): Cravings Curb Your and LLC
Sale date: Sep. 17, 2009