Aimee Picchi, Special to USA TODAY Published 10:32 a.m. ET May 2, 2019


According to a survey, buying a home is the most stressful life event for some. Elizabeth Keatinge has more. Buzz60

First-time homebuyer Rachael Waldburger started her search for a house in March with the hope she and her husband would quickly find a property that met their goals. Nothing fancy, just a home in good shape with three bedrooms and a couple of acres of land, the Wisconsin middle-school teacher said.

While the couple eventually found a house, she said the experience was frustrating. There wasn’t much available in their price range in central Wisconsin, with homes either inexpensive