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First Time Homeowners

This fall my wife Emilee and I became homeowners for the very first time. We have been renting for the past year and a half from my mom’s family. We are very appreciative that they have let us rent my great-grandparents old farm house. It has been a great first place but we have been looking for a place of our own for a while now. We noticed our new house go up for sale late one Thursday night so we emailed the realtor to schedule to go look at it. We got a call back within five minutes to schedule a time to go see it. Little did we know it was going to be one of the fastest few days of our lives. We went and looked at the house on Sunday evening put our offer in Monday morning and had an accepted offer on Monday night. We were forced to move so quickly on this house because it had been shown four times since being listed and there were three offers on the table by Monday morning. The process of submitting an offer and then getting an accepted offer back went way faster than I was ex