Social work researcher scores 3BD in Torrance

Medium 97588f8c9bb1606e8a0ad86c4d57c1c1 Noriko Shiratori and Charlie Nakamoto bought a three-bedroom, two-bath home at 3241 Singingwood Drive in Torrance from Paragon Relocation Resources Inc. for $740,000 on Dec. 1.

The 1,682-square-foot house was built in 1976 in South Torrance.

Ms. Shiratori is a junior specialist and analyst at the University of Hawaii School of Social Work. Her research interest includes domestic violence in immigrant communities, world cultures and politics and peace and conflict.

She obtained a master's degree in social work from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.

According to, there have been 788 home sales in Torrance during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $570,000.

Address: 3241 Singingwood Drive
Buyer(s): Paragon Relocation Resources Inc
Seller(s): Christa Reida and Randy Reida
Sale date: Dec. 1, 2010