The Smuklers purchased the property for $630,000 on July 2004.
The 3,055-square-foot house, which was built in 1988, is in the Woodlands subdivision.
Mr. Balestra is an economist, linguist, historian and writer. He is also the manager of Latin & Hellas, a translation services company in Delray Beach.
There have been 1,254 sales in Boca Raton in 2008 with median sales price of $350,000.
Address: 2875 Northwest 29th Drive
Buyer(s): Stephen Balestra and Ruth E Balestra
Seller(s): Avram Smukler and Joanne Smukler
Sale date: Nov. 18, 2008