Bryan Cave counsel sells in West Village

Medium 41fccaee8f56f8b02c167d0e6ef41f11 David B. Kostman and his wife, Ellen S. Kostman sold the co-op Unit #16E at 42 Eighth Ave. in West Village to Jeffrey Richman and John B. Hickey for $960,000 on Sept. 10.

Mr. Kostman serves as a counsel at Bryan Cave LLP in New York City. His practice focuses primarily on real estate finance.

He earned his B.A. from the University of Michigan and his J.D. from Hofstra University.

There are 127 units in the 17-story building at 42 Eighth Ave. It was built in 1962.

According to, there were 128 condo sales in West Village in 2008, with a median sales price of $775,000.

Address: 42 8th Avenue, Unit: 16e
Buyer(s): Richman, Jeffrey, Hickey and John B
Seller(s): Kostman, Ellen S, Kostman and David B
Sale date: Sep. 10, 2009