How to find the perfect house for you

Architect Marianne Cusato gives advice for finding “The Just Right Home,” the title of her book.

BY MARNI JAMESON Published: April 29, 2013

When I was a young woman contemplating marriage, my mother used to say: You don’t just marry the man. You marry the whole family.

Boy, she wasn’t kidding. Now I see the same maxim applies to houses: You don’t just buy the house, you buy the whole neighborhood.

And, if you ask...

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