Marianne Cusato
Marianne Cusato

Moderator and Housing Expert, HomeAdvisor

Marianne Cusato is HomeAdvisor’s Housing Expert on topics relating to architecture, design, and homebuilding trends and a Professor of the Practice at University of Notre Dame’s School of Architecture. Recently selected by Fortune Magazine as one of the Top Women in Real Estate, Cusato is a designer, author, and lecturer whose work speaks to the ever-changing needs of homeowners striving to balance the practical requirements of economy and durability with the desire to love where we live. Cusato and her work are frequently featured in the media including The New York Times, USA Today, Washington Post and CBS This Morning. She is internationally renowned for her design of the Katrina Cottage, the author of two books: “The Just Right Home” and “Get Your House Right”, and a blogger for the Huffington Post.