Dave Wiggers Podcast Episode 4: Removing walls

Your agent casually tells you that you can open up the wall to make an open floor plan.  Go ahead and remove the wall they say.  Removing walls to expand a kitchen may or may not be an easy proposition depending on the framing of the home and where the loads are being supported.  If you want to remove a wall in a home you are considering buying you want to have a contractor or structural engineer take a look to see if that is an easier or harder situation.