Neurosurgery instructors buy condo in Yorkville

Medium 85f979c6258ba44d997e39a3c564b348 Roland Horst Friedel and Hongyan Zou bought a condo at 1760 2nd Ave. in Yorkville from Francisco Olavarrieta and Ena Poumian-Ruiz for $945,000 on June 15.

The condo, Unit #25B, is part of the Chartwell House condominium development, a 34-story tower that houses over 150 units.

Dr. Friedel is an instructor of neurosurgery and developmental and regenerative biology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.

He earned his undergraduate degree from Stanford University, his M.S. from the University of Munich and his Ph.D. from the Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology.

Dr. Zou is an assistant professor of neuroscience and neurosurgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center.

She earned her M.D. from Stanford University Hospital and her Ph.D. from Cornell University and the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Institute.

According to, there have been 300 condo sales in Yorkville during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $634,000.

Address: 1760 2nd Avenue, Unit: 25b
Buyer(s): Friedel, Roland Horst, Zou and Hongyan
Seller(s): Olavarrieta, Francisco, Poumian-Ruiz and Ena
Sale date: Jun. 15, 2010