The Hellmanns acquired the property for $1.925 million in June 2005. The 3,890-square-foot house was built in 2006. Michele Layton of Windermere Real Estate/Northwest Inc. is the listing agent for the home.
Dr. Hellmann is an internist who has been operating his own private practice in Alamo, Calif. He specializes in infectious disease and HIV Infections.
He received his M.D. from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine and completed his residency at Moffitt Hospital - University of California.
Ms. Desmond-Hellman is chancellor at the University of California - San Francisco.
Before working at UCSF, she was president of product development at Genentech, a company in the biotechnology industry. She was an associate director of clinical cancer research at Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Research Institute and an associate adjunct professor of epidemiology and biostatistics at UCSF. She also became part of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco's Economic Advisory Council.
She received her bachelor's degree from the University of Nevada - Reno and her master's degree from the University of California - Berkeley. She had her clinical training at the University of California - San Francisco.
According to BlockShopper.com, there were 474 home sales in Capitol Hill in 2008, with a median sales price of $389,000.
Address: 725 Harvard Avenue E
Buyer(s): Nicholas S Hellmann and Desmond Susan D Hellmann
Seller(s): Harvard Estate Llc
Sale date: Jun. 8, 2005