Welcome to the Montana real estate multi-offer world where property sales are more like an Ebay auctions than a sane property purchase. Our nation's real estate market has accelerated at a breakneck pace as a new generation is buying their first homes after years of under building the nation’s housing inventory. There are more buyer’s than homes right now and the tools for both buyer and sellers have drastically changed. Who is your lender? What is an escalation clause? Do you get to inspect the home? What do you do with an appraisal? In part one of a two-part series where we start to explore the new environment of multi-offers in real estate for both buyers and sellers.