Lecturer, postdoctoral researcher settle in Vashon

Medium 58da068059aa3add320b290b8b178e47 Jennifer and Stephanie Gogarten bought a three-bedroom, 1.5-bath at 10920 Palisades Ave. S.W. in Unincorporated Vashon from the estate of James Boule for $309,000 on Sept. 18.

Buole paid $350,000 for the property in June 2006. The 1,230-square-foot home was built in 1977.

Jennifer Gogarten is lecturer at the University of Washington - Tacoma.

She has an A.B. in biological sciences from the University of Chicago and an M.S. in genome sciences from the University of Washington.

Stephanie Gogarten is a post-doctoral researcher in the astronomy department at the University of Washington-Seattle.

She received her B.A. in physics from the University of Chicago and her M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in astronomy from the University of Washington.

According to BlockShopper.com, there have been 127 sales in Vashon during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $450,000.

Address: 10920 Palisades Avenue SW
Buyer(s): Jennifer M Gogarten and Stephanie M Gogarten
Seller(s): H C James Boule (Estate) and C James Soule H (Estate)
Sale date: Sep. 18, 2009