We put a call out on social media to hear your house hunting stories—and we heard some pretty great tales! Today we’re rounding up five reader stories straight from Instagram. Read on to hear about some amazing midcentury house hunting victories!

Thanks for sharing, @theranchuncommon!

@mcmalexander, what an amazing family connection! It’s not the first time we’ve heard of a letter helping when house hunting.

Talk about a great find @mymcmhome!

If there was an award for best estate sale find, it would definitely go to @julievaccarocreative!

Congratulations on a great find, @mymidcenturyranch! Your story is proof that good things come to those who wait.