This article all though fantastic for seller’s when planning to sell, it does strike fear if you are looking to find a home.
Each seller/buyer when it comes to purchasing are each individually different. Each person’s needs, their loan type, their available cash/down payment, timelines , whether they are moving up or down and where in the state will are vary wildly.
Working with a real estate professional that knows how to navigate these situations will be key to you getting a home. It may not be as quick, but eventually you will win.