You shouldn't waste your time searching for homes in the public real estate websites, they are not updated and Montana is a no-disclosure state, which means you will never know how much the houses are selling for. Therefore you will not make a wise decision without a buyer's agent representation.
Public sites like Zillow or Trulia, or any other site that it's not being fed from our IDX, will mislead you.
Writing an offer nowadays is a difficult task, and it is essential to have the guidance of an experienced Real Estate Broker who knows how to write the winner's offer. Choose to work with a professional who has been active in the real estate market for at least ten years, we know the best way to win bids, and you will be in your new house within 30 days.
Stop losing bids b/c your agent has no clue what they are doing! It's time to step up your real estate plan!