HGTV's House Hunters makes home buying look so easy...too bad it's not!

I'm an HGTV fan fanatic.  Really!  My husband says that I have the channel on 24/7.  Maybe because I'm slightly obsessed with buying a new home and/or updating our current living arrangements -- or maybe just because the show is kid friendly and I can have it on and not worry about my toddlers hearing or seeing anything that should not.   One of my favorite shows is HGTV's House Hunters.  I love that show.  I mean three houses in a half hour and BOOM, the couple always seems to select the right one and they're all moved in and happy -- all withi...more

Well, we went for it. And so did someone else. We ended up in a multiple bid situation and the ... more