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Benjamin Benschneider / the Seattle times

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Search for family home ends in a grand Tudor

Everybody has a bedroom off the upstairs hallway, bright with skylights. “The nice thing about five kids is they can make teams,” says Leinonen. Ages run from 6 to 14. “I was determined to get those kids all on one floor.” Yes, there is a house-cleaner, but “the kids all have chores. It teaches them to value the house.”