Engineer consulting firm buys 4BD in Lake Worth

Medium e9694823f90092ea40c6895974934362 Merrit and Teny Jacobs bought a four-bedroom, 2.5-bath home at 6527 Tucci Way in Lake Worth from Karen Lowenstein and Eugene Hodes for $430,000 on Oct. 22.

Ms. Lowenstein bought the property for $406,910 in July 2005. The 3,605-square-foot house, which was built in 2005, is located in the South of Lantana/West of Turnpike neighborhood.

Mr. Jacobs is the founder of Merrit Jacobs Consulting, a consulting firm of engineers with expertise in mechanical, software and systems engineering. He has several years of experience in the diagnostic, rocket technology and food processing industries. He has 44 patents to his credit.

He is a 1970 graduate of the State University of New York-Stony Brook.

According to, there have been 1,394 home sales in Lake Worth during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $151,000.

Address: 6527 Tucci Way
Buyer(s): Merrit N Jacobs and Teny Jacobs
Seller(s): Karen Lowenstein (Individually and as Trustee), Karen Lowenstein (Revocable Trust), and Eugene Hodes
Sale date: Oct. 22, 2009