The 2,094-square-foot house was built in 1955 in the Bethesda South of Wilson Lane neighborhood.
Ms. Bettencourt is the managing interactive producer at Travel Channel Media, a television network devoted exclusively to travel entertainment. Prior to that, she was an executive interactive producer at Discovery Communications.
She earned her bachelor's degree in journalism from West Virginia University.
According to BlockShopper.com, there have been 769 home sales in Bethesda during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $719,000.
Address: 7609 Geranium Street
Buyer(s): Frances Miller Kaya and Huseyin Kaya
Seller(s): Chris A Bettencourt and Jodi L Bettencourt
Sale date: Oct. 14, 2009