Breast cancer researcher gets Oak Forest/Garden Oaks 3BD

Heather L. LaMarca and Michael W. Machado acquired a three-bedroom, 3.5-bath home at 4015 Alba Road in Oak Forest/Garden Oaks from Leslie Dillard on Nov. 11.

Dillard acquired the 2,401-square-foot property in the Oak Grove Estates subdivision from Joyce Homes Inc. in July 2008. It is valued at $272,028.

Dr. LaMarca is a postdoctoral fellow in breast cancer research at the Baylor College of Medicine. She joined the laboratory in 2005.

She holds a B.S. from the University of New Orleans and a Ph.D. from Tulane University.

Dr. LaMarca previously sold a one-bedroom, one-bath condo at 2425 Underwood St. in University Place.

According to, there have been 774 home sales in Oak Forest/Garden Oaks in the past 12 months.

Address: 4015 Alba Road
Buyer(s): Heather L Lamarca (and others) and Michael W Machado (and others)
Seller(s): Leslie Dillard
Sale date: Nov. 11, 2010