By Amy Dobson | Forbes
If you believe in the saying ‘small leaks sink big ships’ then you have probably bought a house in your lifetime. I’m not talking about plumbing issues, holes in the roof or tricks and scandals. I’m talking about the hidden forces you don’t even know are there when you make an offer on a house, buy it and then have the brazen wish of actually wanting to live in it. In all my years of seeing people negotiate housing deals it’s what they can’t see that ends up hurting them the most. Here are a few of the common blind spots that will probably make you end up paying more than you need to.