General counsel buys Riverdale home for $1.88M

Medium e84f59cd9a65b54bfb691ed6668ada5d Jeffrey Wechselblatt and Daniella Fuchs bought a home at Riverdale/North Riverdale/Fieldston from Hal Dorfman for $1.88 million on March 1.

The property was previously acquired for $900,000 in September 2010. The 3,020-square-foot house was built in 1950.

Wechselblatt is a general counsel at Lone Pine Capital, a hedge funding and capital outlay firm. Previously, he was an associate at Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP and an attorney at Friedman Kaplan Seiler & Adelman LLP and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP.

He received a B.A. in history from Columbia University and a J.D. from Columbia University School of Law.

Dorfman is the owner and principal at Hal Dorfman Architect.

He attended Pratt Institute.

According to BlockShopper.com, there have been 44 home sales in Riverdale/North Riverdale/Fieldston during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $811,000.

Address: 5247 Arlington Avenue
Buyer(s): Wechselblatt, Jeffrey, Fuchs and Daniella
Seller(s): Dorfman and Hal
Sale date: Mar. 1, 2012

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