Pharmaceuticals salesman opts for home in Highland Park

Medium 0b9a93c650fa176d338e9f8661deeaef Michael Zilberstein and Megan Zilberstein bought a two-story, two-bath home at 2880 Western Ave. in Highland Park from American Home Mortgage Services Inc. for $285,000 on July 9.

American Home Mortgage previously foreclosed on the property in April 2008. The 2,280-square-foot house was built in 1945 in Highland Park Woodlands in the neighborhood of Fort Sheridan.

Mr. Zilberstein is a specialty sales representative at Abbott Laboratories, a healthcare company, which he joined in 2004.

He served in the same capacity at Sciele Pharmaceuticals.

He graduated from Rutgers University in Brunswick, N.J., in 2003. He also attended the Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.

Ms. Zilberstein works as a manager for treasury operations.

There were 277 home sales in Highland Park in 2008, with a median sales price of $450,000.

Address: 2880 Western Avenue
Buyer(s): Zilberstein Megan and Zilberstein Michael
Seller(s): American Home Mtg Sers Inc
Sale date: Jul. 9, 2009