The 1,470-square-foot home was built in 1960 in South Torrance.
Tabakian is a political science teacher at Los Angeles Trade Technical College, where he earned his associate's degree. He also serves on the faculty of the Cleveland Chiropractic College in Los Angeles.
He has B.A. and M.A. degrees in political science from California State University-Los Angeles.
According to BlockShopper.com, there have been 725 home sales in Torrance during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $530,000.
Address: 2654 West 225th Street
Buyer(s): John Paul Tabakian (Trust) and John Paul Tabakian (Trustee)
Seller(s): Charles E Berger and Karin M Berger
Sale date: Sep. 14, 2009