When Natalie Wells and her husband put their Westchase home on the market in November 2020, they were worried the coronavirus might scare off would-be buyers and their older home would take a while to sell. But after one day of showings, they netted five offers all above the asking price.
Good news? For a short time. Then, they were faced with the challenge of finding a new home in one of the most frenzied markets Houston has ever seen. Homes were coming under contract faster than they could make lists of properties that interested them. When they got there on time to make an offer, they were outbid.