Getting approved for a mortgage

Thinking of buying a new house but wondering if you can get approved for a mortgage payment?  The good news is that there are a LOT of different types of home loans for many different types of homebuyers.  And there will likely be something that works for you, too.  Either way, we thought it might … Continued

Paperwork for selling a house

If you’re selling a house for the first time (or heck… even for the second or third time), then you’re probably wondering what paperwork is required to sell your home. That’s a common question we get at Better Together Properties, where we’ve worked for many years in Pensacola buying and selling real estate.  And since … Continued

Remove a tree

Want to remove a tree that’s on your property? While many trees are beautiful and even desirable, not all trees fall into that category — some fast-growing trees behave more like weeds, with invasive and aggressive roots capable of causing structural damage to your home.  At Better Together Properties, we’ve been working in real estate … Continued

Showing Your Home as FSBO

When you’re selling your home without a real estate agent… you are responsible for marketing your home, showing your home, and selling your home.  And while all three of those things have challenges, we wanted to take a moment to talk about showing your home.  At Better Together Properties, we’ve been buying and selling homes … Continued

Emotionally Prepare for Selling a Home

Selling your home?  To most people — buyers and real estate agents, for instance — your home is just a commodity… it’s a “product” that can make them some money (real estate agent) or fulfill a need (buyers).  For YOU, though, it’s probably something more.  It’s your home — the place you’ve lived for quite … Continued

How To Save On Your Power Bill

For many homeowners in Pensacola, the electrical bill is a sizable portion of their monthly expenses.  But with just a little bit of effort and forethought, anyone can reduce their power bill according to The Spruce.  At Better Together Properties, we’ve worked in real estate in Pensacola for quite some time. And we’ve learned a … Continued

Setting Sale Price as FSBO seller

How do you determine the value of your home as an FSBO seller?  More importantly, how do you set the sale price for your home to a value that is both appealing to the current market AND to you as the seller?  At Better Together Properties, we’ve bought and sold a lot of properties in … Continued

Cracked Driveway

How do you repair a cracked driveway?  At Better Together Properties, we’ve been working in real estate for quite some time and we’ve seen our fair share of cracked driveways — we’ve also FIXED our fair share of cracked driveways 😉 So… how do you do it?  Fortunately, repairing a cracked driveway is probably something … Continued