Ding! The online house listing email notification system pops up with new possibilities the moment they hit the market. Gone are the days when you could schedule a group of houses to see on a weekend. Instead we need to pounce. From looking at houses with awkward oven placement:
To adopting someone else's urban garden:
From trying to justify the outside:
With the beautiful 672 sq feet of the inside:
This next house was different. Professional landscaping greeted us with an entrance that showed no sign of entropy. An offer was made knowing someone else had just submitted one, so we offered OVER the asking price. After a day of waiting we were sent a text, "we lost". Someone else snatched the jewel with an extremely high bid. The listing has mysteriously vanished from the internet, but I have this image saved to remind me it wasn't a mirage.