To get sellers reconsider a potential buyer's pending offer? Of course, searchers probably would not do it unless they're certain of buyer competition, especially with broker listings. Anyone want to share a successful application of a conditional offer so sellers don't have to only respond with yes or no?

An escalation / escalator clause is a contract provision that allows for an automatic increase in the agreed-upon price offer. (Subject to other terms.)

See a competent lawyer if you’re considering something like it (conditional offers/contracts).

Lots of searchers lose opportunities to buyer competition.

Here are some tips to avoid or beat/best them: