City mayor sells Beachwood home

Medium 2c4849b32920c5f1e3cffef927697872 Merle S. Gorden and Harriet F. Gorden sold a four-bedroom, two-bath at 24602 Meldon Blvd. in Beachwood to Alan B. Porkolab for $329,500 on Oct. 25.

The 2,616-square-foot home was built in 1962 in Beachwood North. It is located in the Shakercrest subdivision.

Gorden is the mayor and safety director of the City of Beachwood.

He currently serves on the Beachwood Records Commission and the Beachwood Planning & Zoning Commission. He also has been on the Beachwood Board of Zoning Appeals, the Beachwood Recreation Board, the Cuyahoga County Mayors and City Managers Association, the Cuyahoga County Planning Commission, the Cuyahoga County Solid Waste Policy Committee and the State Auditor's Northeast Regional Advisory Board.

Porkolab is a general partner at AP & Associates Ltd. in Cincinnati.

According to, there have been 86 home sales in Beachwood during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $233,000.

Address: 24602 Meldon Boulevard
Buyer(s): Alan B Porkolab
Seller(s): Harriet F Gorden and Merle S Gorden
Sale date: Oct. 25, 2010