Labor, employment lawyer, professor snag 3BD in Fairmount

Medium 41822df82914785f530a8bfde528207a Katsuri Sen and Toorjo Ghose bought a three-bedroom, 2.5-bath at 1515 North St. in Fairmount from 1515 North Street LLC for $404,000 on Oct. 2.

1515 North Street LLC paid $220,000 for the property in Nov. 2007. The 1,824-square-foot home was built in 1900 in the Spring Garden Historic District subdivision.

Sen is an associate in the labor and employment practice in the Philadelphia office of the law firm Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP.

She has a B.A. in economics from Franklin & Marshall College and a J.D. from Cornell Law School.

Ghose is an assistant professor and post-doctoral fellow at the Penn School of Social Policy & Practice in Philadelphia. His research is primarily focused on substance abuse treatment and HIV interventions.

According to, there have been 301 home sales in Fairmount during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $314,500.

Address: 1515 North Street
Buyer(s): Kasturi Sen and Toorjo Ghose
Seller(s): 1515 North Street LLC
Sale date: Oct. 2, 2009