Yes, this is difficult to do.
Probably not in the seller's interest.
Spring and Summer are normally the hot selling months, so difficult to sell with you in it.
Then you give it back in the Fall when sells are slower.
If you have really nice furniture...and keep your house and yard immaculately clean, you might google mansion minders, home minders or something like that to see if they have a location in your area that has home tenders in homes while they are on the market. Normally you pay bills only or bills plus a small amount.... more