Internist buys in Manhattan Beach

Dr. Dimitriy Ratsenberg and his wife, Galina, bought a townhome at 172 Mackenzie St. in Manhattan Beach for $970,000 from Steven E. Stern and Marcia B. Stern Mishkin on Jan. 26, 2006.

The 1,520-square-foot property was built in 1930.

Dr. Ratsenberg is an internist practicing at Victory Memorial Hospital.

He graduated from Permskij Medicine Institute in Perm, Russia.

Townhome/condo sales in Sheepshead Bay/Gerritsen Beach/Manhattan Beach dropped 44 percent thus far in 2008. Median sale price also dropped, from $395,000 in 2007 to $202,000 thus far in 2008.

Address: 172 Mackenzie Street
Buyer(s): Dimitriy Ratsenberg and Galina Ratsenberg
Seller(s): Steven E Stern and (Formerly Known As) Marcia B Stern Mishkin
Sale date: Jan. 26, 2006