International Monetary Fund economist gets Bethesda condo

Jerome Vandenbussche and Laura Valderrama bought a condo at 6820 Wisconsin Ave. in Bethesda from Adagio Development Corp. for $730,000 on Oct. 14.

Unit# B4-64 is part of the Adagio condominium development.

Vandenbussche is an economist with the International Monetary Fund in Washington, D.C. He formerly served as a lecturer in the department of economics at the University College London.

He has a master's degree in mathematics, physics and economics from Ecole Polytechnique, an M.S. in civil engineering and economics from Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussees and a Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University.

According to, there have been 220 condo sales in Bethesda during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $393,500.

Address: 6820 Wisconsin Avenue, Unit: B4 64
Buyer(s): Jerome Vandenbussche and Laura Valderrama
Seller(s): Adagio Development Corp
Sale date: Oct. 14, 2009