The Gavins bought the property for $380,000 in June 2002. The 1,616-square-foot house in the Southeast Central Oak Park neighborhood was built in 1918.
Mrs. Gavin is a staff attorney with the AIDS Legal Council of Chicago. Prior to joining the council in 1999, she was a staff attorney with Georgia Legal Services in Savannah.
A native of Chicago's Chinatown, she earned her J.D. from the DePaul University College of Law in 1998.
There were 593 home sales in Oak Park in 2008, with median sales price of $312,000.
Address: 738 South Wesley Avenue
Buyer(s): Steven M Shebar (Trust) and M Shebar Steven (Trust)
Seller(s): Chris Gavin and Linella Lim Gavin
Sale date: Jul. 7, 2009