Technical services librarian buys townhome in Glendale

Medium 23b5e3c059090ae5143835c3041b91c9 Jonathan Frater and Lara Lasner Frater bought a two-story townhome at 89-49 Metropolitan Ave. in Queens from Giovanna Tapia and Alex Tapia for $535,000 on Sept. 29.

The 1,440-square-foot house was built in 1930 in Glendale.

Mr. Frater works as a technical services librarian at the Metropolitan College of New York. He's also worked with the New York Academy of Medicine.

He received his B.A. in English from Queens College.

According to, there were 7,557 home sales in Queens in 2008, with median sales price of $434,950.

Address: 89-49 Metropolitan Avenue
Buyer(s): Frater, Jonathan, Lasner Frater and Lara
Seller(s): Tapia, Giovanna, Tapia and Alex
Sale date: Sep. 29, 2009