The 3,040-square-foot house was built in 1935.
Franklin is a choreographer and the creative director of In It for Life Productions, which offers dance workshops in New York City and New Jersey.
He has also taught at the Old Bridge School of Dance in Matawan, N.J.
There were 68 home sales in Clason Point/Soundview/Castle Hill/Harding Park in 2008, with a median price of $342,000.
Address: 546 Commonwealth Avenue
Buyer(s): Darina and Dorcia Brown
Seller(s): Yvette O. Knighton and Ahkai M.K. Franklin
Sale date: May. 26, 2009