Professor and exec buy West South Miami 3BD

Medium b62ebf3ec9d5849338c2d06015b04a4a Risto J. Hilpinen and Anneli M. Hilpinen bought a three-bedroom, three-bath home at 4501 S.W. 62nd Court in Unincorporated Miami from William T. Martin III for $450,000 on Oct. 28.

The 2,196-square-foot house was built in 1952 in West South Miami. It is located in Coral Lake subdivision.

Risto Hilpinen has been a professor at Miami University, Department of Philosophy since 1985. He was a professor of philosophy at the University of Jyvaskyla and professor of theoretical philosophy at the University of Turku and has held visiting professorships at the University of Rochester, Stanford University, Florida State University, and the University of Graz.

He attended University of Helsinki.

Anneli Hilpinen has been the manager of Ernst & Young Student Learning Lab at Florida International University and president of Yellow Rose Chapter at FIU at Toastmasters International. She is former assistant manager of tutor supervisor and tutor at Miami Dade College and administrator at Turku School of Economics.

She earned her M.B.A. in finance from and B.B.A. in finance and minor in economics from Florida International University, College of Business Administration.

According to, there have been 4,586 home sales in Miami Unincorporated during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $126,000.

Address: 4501 Southwest 62nd Court
Buyer(s): Risto J Hilpinen (Husband) and Anneli M Hilpinen (Wife)
Seller(s): William T Martin III (Husband) and Patricia Martin (Wife)
Sale date: Oct. 28, 2010