If you're looking to buy a historic house, it helps to know what kinds of architectural styles are out there. Naturally, with the United States being as large as it is, there are a lot of styles to cover. If you’re looking for a home built between approximately 1620 and 1890, this slideshow is for you. Tune in next week for part two, which will get through the mid-20th century.
And because architecture, like preservation, comes with a lot of jargon, look for definitions and links throughout the presentation for more information.