The townhouse was built in 1920.
Tessler is a student in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences of Columbia University-New York.
She received a B.A. from Harvard College and an M.Phil. from the University of Cambridge.
Ms. Giffone has been a teacher at Small World Day Care Center in New York.
According to BlockShopper.com, there have been 19 home sales in East Williamsburg during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $651,000.
Address: 244 Leonard Street
Buyer(s): Tessler and Ezra
Seller(s): Giffone, Lucille, Giffone, Anthony, Boudinet and Joanna
Sale date: Oct. 27, 2010