Feeling really discouraged

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I finally found a deal. I analyzed it over and over. Did the worst case scenario numbers and it still worked. Contacted a realtor to make an offer and someone beat me to it. I’m so bummed. I know this happens all the time but today I’m discouraged from starting the search over.

Originally posted by @Andrea Chester :

I finally found a deal. I analyzed it over and over. Did the worst case scenario numbers and it still worked. Contacted a realtor to make an offer and someone beat me to it. I’m so bummed. I know this happens all the time but today I’m discouraged from starting the search over.

 I totally get it. Don't be though! You will get better and quicker at getting offers in :)

Hey Andrea. 
I totally understand your disappointment. 

This happens a lot in real estate, so look at this as a learning opportunity! You probably did a great job analyzing this deal, so do it again and find out how you can do it even faster this time around. Once you get good at analyzing it shouldn't take you too long to recognize a good deal in the future. 

It is just all a part of the process. 

I find analyzing deals fun and it helps you stay sharp. 

I hope this helps you get back on the horse! Don't give up. Once you find that deal and close on it - even if it's not perfect - it will feel so great! 

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