Moving to a new city

Planning to move to a new city but not sure if it’s going to be a fit for you and/or your family?  It can be really challenging to move sight unseen — it’s in the real estate agent’s best interest to convince you to move and buy a house… so they’re going to make everything … Continued

Log Home

Do you own a log home in Pensacola? Well, while log homes make some of the most beautiful and cozy living spaces, they also require some particular maintenance.  There’s a misconception that log homes will last forever with very little maintenance… but that simply isn’t true.  In fact, log homes are usually more difficult to … Continued

How to Find Cash Buyers

Want to sell your home to a cash buyer?  Well, at Better Together Properties, we’ve been buying and selling real estate for many years in Pensacola. We can make you a fair cash offer, buy as-is, and close in as little as two weeks. We’ll even pay all closing costs! BUT… We know that our … Continued

Becoming a Landlord

Considering becoming a landlord to make some extra money?  Owning real estate is a great long-term investment strategy.  In fact, at Better Together Properties, that’s what we do — we buy properties, fix them up, and either flip them or rent them out to tenants.  And we thought we’d share a few tips from our … Continued

Building Equity

How can a homeowner easily increase their equity?  Increasing equity on your home means you’ll make more money when it sells AND it means you can refinance to get a lower monthly payment.  So obviously, there are a lot of advantages to equity.  And the good news is, every mortgage payment pays money toward the … Continued

Save money or fix home

Trying to decide between saving money and fixing your home?  Maybe you want to save money for college or for buying your next house or just for building up that rainy day fund.  Whatever the case, you’re not the only one who’s had to make that decision.  At Better Together Properties, we’ve worked with a … Continued

Closing Costs

When you’re trying to sell a home, what exactly ARE closing costs?  Closing costs for a seller can reach 8% – 10% of the sale of a home. So estimated closing costs on a $250,000 home could be $20,000 to $25,000… That’s a lot of money! But where is that money going? Does the seller … Continued