Anesthesiologist pays $3.55M in Chelsea

Medium 2c9e1fa5671f5468ebab3cf768d1beab Robert Bruce Harper and Jane Harper bought a condo at 465 W. 23rd St. in Chelsea from James Laforce and Stephen Henderson for $3.55 million on Nov. 16.

Laforce and Henderson paid $2.8 million for the condo in Feb. 2008. The condo is one of the 702 units in the 19-story condo development at 465 W. 23rd St.

Dr. Harper practices anesthesiology in New York. He has been affiliated with St. Vincent's Midtown Hospital and St. Vincent's Hospital-Manhattan.

He earned his M.D. from University of Michigan Medical School and completed his residency in anesthesiology at St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center in New York.

According to, there have been 226 condo sales in Chelsea during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $788,750.

Address: 465 West 23rd Street, Unit: Rcu1
Buyer(s): Shim, Kenneth K, Shim and Kyung S
Seller(s): Rubin and Ellen
Sale date: Dec. 7, 2010