Architecture, planning pro, journalist buy in Flatbush

Medium b1c5f28b921f8e9fbed772a1401f4721 Liena Zagare and Benjamin Smith bought a home at 358 Argyle Road in Flatbush from Bernadette and Raymond Giugliano for $950,000 on June 8.

The 3,165-square-foot house was built in 1899.

Zagare is in the architecture and planning industry.

She is the co-founder of Ditmas Workspace, an open office space located in Ditmas Park.

Prior to that, she was an investment analyst in Warsaw for the International Finance Corp., a division of the World Bank.

She received her B.S. in economics from the London School of Economics and political science and her M.U.P. in transportation, infrastructure and public finance from New York University.

Smith has worked as a reporter for The New York Sun.

He graduated from Yale University.

There were 180 home sales in Flatbush in 2008, with a median sales price of $277,500.

Address: 358 Argyle Road
Buyer(s): Smith, Benjamin, Zagare and Liena
Seller(s): Giugliano, Bernadette, Giugliano and Raymond
Sale date: Jun. 8, 2009