Will the house of your dreams suit the lot you want to buy? Sometimes blending the two can be like trying to fit a square peg into a round hole. How do you ensure a good match?
Before buying anything — certainly before finalizing any house plans — familiarize yourself with all aspects of your prospective property. Remember that physical, environmental, and aesthetic factors, as well as local codes, can have a profound effect on the design of a house in relation to its site.