Recent residential sales in Montgomery County included the following, selected at random from information gathered by Rufus S. Lusk & Son Inc.: Bethesda

Mr. and Mrs. H. W. Messenger sold a house at 9309 Fernwood Rd. for $150,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Radzikowski. Suburban Coastal Corp. placed a VA mortgage of $75,000 at 15 1/2 percent for 30 years.

L. T. Armelin sold a house at 4411 Gladwyne Dr. for $102,000 to Randy B. Kozel and others. Colonial Mortgage Service Co. Associates Inc. placed a VA mortgage of $102,000 at 15 1/2 percent for 30 years.

Margarethe Von Brand sold a house at 8606 Hempstead Ave. for $117,500 to Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Talley. The seller took back a note for $107,000 for four years. Gaithersburg

Mr. and Mrs. R. K. Khatri sold a house at 11901 Bunchberry La. for $97,000 to Myung H. Jung. City Federal Savings & Loan Association, N. J. placed a mortgage of $87,300 for 30 years.

Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Riley sold a house at 9033 Center Way Rd. for $85,000 to Judith C. Goodrich. The sellers took back a note for $15,000 at 15 percent for five years. The buyer assumed an original trust of $52,300.

Mr. and Mrs. R. B. Dorsey sold a house at 878 Diamond Dr. for $108,000 to Mr. and Mrs. James L. Mills Jr. Weaver Bros. placed a VA mortgage of $96,000 at 15 1/2 percent for 30 years. Olney

Mr. and Mrs. R. D. Bailey sold a house at 3225 Llewellyn Field Rd. for $110,000 to Mr. and Mrs. William S. Anderson. Standard Federal Savings & Loan Association placed a mortgage for $97,900 for 27 years. The buyers assumed an original trust of $90,000. Rockville

Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Ziff sold a house at 314 Grandin Ave. for $60,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Glennon J. Harrison. The sellers took back a note for $54,000 for 30 years.

Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Doty sold a house at 423 Hurley Ave. for $125,000 to Bruce Triner. Chevy Chase Savings & Loan Association placed a mortgage of $90,000 for 30 years.

Mr. and Mrs. D. H. Stewart sold a house at 4 Iris Ct. for $100,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Dennis L. Stefanacci. Guaranty Mortgage Corp. placed a mortgage of $80,000 at 15 1/2 percent for 30 years.

M. M. Jacobsen sold a house at 9909 Montauk Ave. for $86,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Leo A. Rosetta. Banco Mortgage Co. placed a VA mortgage of $86,000 at 15 1/2 percent for 30 years. Silver Spring

Mr. and Mrs. L. R. Leis sold a house at 1632 Brisbane St. for $88,500 to Patricia N. Brumbaugh Clark. The sellers took back a note for $73,500 for 10 years.

Mr. and Mrs. R. R. Coates sold a house at 10152 Brookmoor Dr. for $99,000 to Marcia A. Nilson and others. Standard Federal Savings & Loan Association placed a mortgage of $74,000 for 20 years. The buyers assumed an original trust of $31,500.

M. A. Stevens and others sold a house at 1100 Fairland Rd. for $175,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Maurice D. King. The sellers took back a note for $125,000 for five years.

Mr. and Mrs. G. N. Shamu sold a house at 10105 Kinross Ave. for $94,000 in cash to Alma V. Allen. Poolesville

Mr. and Mrs. T. A. Mongelli sold a house at 17414 Hoskinson Rd. for $57,500 to Mr. and Mrs. Larry D. Winn. Banco Mortgage Co. placed a ortgage of $54,600 for 30 years.

Mr. and Mr. J. A. Rutter sold a house at 17439 Hoskinson Rd. for $58,500 to Mr. and Mrs. Suresh C. Rastogi. The buyers assumed a trust, the amount of which was not stated. Potomac

L. F. Fischer and others sold a house at 11100 Hurdle Hill Dr. for $139,500 to Mr. and Mrs. Robert R. Coates. Kissell-Virginia Inc. placed a VA mortgage of $84,000 at 15 1/2 percent for 30 years.

Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Knapp sold a house at 7962 Inverness Ridge Rd. for $115,000 to Ann C. Steele Wright. The sellers took back a note for $25,000 for five years. The buyer assumed a trust, the amount of which was not stated. Chevy Chase

Mr. and Mrs. D. F. Henderson sold a house at 113 Grafton St. for $240,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Peter T. Kilborn. The buyers assumed a trust, the amount of which was not stated.

E. B. Eddison sold a house at 202 Primrose St. for $275,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Said A. Karmi. The seller took back a note for $200,000 for three years. CAPTION: Picture, This home recently sold in Silver Spring for $94,000. By Sharon Farmer for The Washington Post