Strengthen Your Offer Without Spending More

“But my offer was higher!” This is a common statement nowadays. Sometimes, making an offer on a home isn’t all about price. The proper way to gauge a purchase offer is by evaluating the strength of the offer—not just dollar signs.

In this strong market, we’re seeing multiple offers on many listings. In a bidding war, it’s important to submit the strongest offer you can upfront. Submitting an offer with a fair price should be a given, but what do you do after you’ve decided on the best price? Here are four ways to increase the strength of your offer