Rabbi buys in South Carthay for $1.07M

Medium 2da9bcf6b5f0160341ef5374116c963a Rabbi David Eshel and his wife, Stephanie, bought a three-bedroom, three-bath home at 1164 S. Orlando Ave. in South Carthay from Rhea Survivors Wolkowitz for $1.07 million on Dec. 9.

The 2,249-square-foot house was built in 1937.

Mr. Eshel has been a member of the clergy at the Wilshire Boulevard Temple since 2001. He also served as the temple's rabbinic intern from 2004 to 2006.

He holds a B.A. in history from UCLA and an M.A. in Jewish education from the Hebrew Union College.

Mrs. Eshel has been a religious school principal at Temple Judea. She has also been a member of URJ's Olin-Sang-Ruby Union Institute Camp.

She holds a B.A. in Hebrew from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a master's degree in Jewish education from Hebrew Union College.

According to BlockShopper.com, there have been 29 home sales in South Carthay during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $850,000.

Address: 1164 South Orlando Avenue
Buyer(s): David Eshel and Stephanie Eshel
Seller(s): Rhea Survivors Wolkowitz (Trust) and Rhea Wolkowitz (Trustee)
Sale date: Dec. 9, 2009

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