Derivatives trader buys 5BD in Queens

Medium 82a8c9ba67a4c6d08e908a49aa548c83 Adam Besch-Turner and Natasha Besch-Turner bought a five-bedroom, three-bath home at 20-16 23rd Street in Queens from Michael Hartofilis and Kyriaki Hartofilis for $780,000 on Sept. 10.

The 2,772-square-foot house was built in 1945 in Steinway.

Mr. Besch-Turner is a partner at Toro Trading, a New York derivatives firm. He's also worked for Allagash Trading and Tanstaafl Research and Trading.

He attended the University of Rochester.

According to, there were 7,547 sales in Queens in 2008, with a median sales price of $437,225.

Address: 20-16 23rd Street
Buyer(s): Turner, Natasha Besch-, Besch-Turner and Adam
Seller(s): Michael Hartofilis and Kyriaki Hartofilis
Sale date: Sep. 10, 2009