Assistant professor snags University Heights 3BD

Medium cf01d88ad23c2a1f55c0d98f4ddae4b6 Christopher N. Darnton and Jessica L. Thompson bought a three-bedroom, two-bath home at 817 Taylor St. N.E. in University Heights from Elizabeth A. Bingham for $335,500 on Nov. 27.

The 1,187-square-foot house was built in 1939.

Darnton is a visiting assistant professor in Reed College's Department of Political Science in Oregon.

He received his bachelor's degree in international relations from the University of Southern California and his M.A. and Ph.D. from Princeton University.

According to, there have been 17 home sales in University Heights during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $345,250.

Address: 817 Taylor Street NE
Buyer(s): Christopher N Darnton and Jessica L Thompson
Seller(s): Elizabeth A Bingham
Sale date: Nov. 27, 2009

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