8 Lies We Tell Ourselves When Shopping for Real Estate
The process of buying a home can be exciting, complicated, and a bit scary. A home is usually a person’s biggest investment, and the process of choosing the right one—then packing up and moving—can be overwhelming and exhilarating at the same time.
There are many thoughts that go through a person’s head when they’re shopping for real estate. Some of the things we think about are price, location, and the effect that moving will have on our lives, our careers, and our children’s well-being.
But along with these considerations come other less-than-honest thoughts, known as lies...lies we tell ourselves in order to feel better. There is, of course, nothing wrong with this since nearly everybody does it, so if you’ve been lying to yourself during your real estate transaction, don’t feel bad!
Here are eight lies we like to tell ourselves when we’re shopping for real estate:
1. I’m going to stick to my price range
I know it’s 20k more than I planned to spend, but it’s perfect.