Looking for a home has been made a lot easier with the introduction of smartphones. Previously, the process used to be hectic as it was done traditionally using maps. Prospects searching for homes had to incur expenses of travelling to see homes some of which even did not reflect their expectations.
However, technology has made getting real estate information easier. Below are the top notch apps for real estate:
This app is a recent entrant to the app store. BiggerPockets is still undergoing major improvements. Therefore, those owning it should expect updates from time to time. Despite this, the app is already popular as it has registered a large number of downloads.
The app can be obtained only from the iOS store. One of the reasons why the app is useful is that it allows its users to participate in forums of BiggerPockets easily, anytime, from any location. This means that whenever you stumble on a development anywhere, you can easily go online and get facts or opinions of what others have to say about it. This app is free.
While this app is free for personal use, those seeking to use it for commercial purposes will have to acquire it at a small fee. It is a unique app because it takes pictures of the floor and then maps out the tiles suitable to be placed on it. Those renovating floors will find it useful to model designs of floors before getting down to construction.
Landlords too, can map out different floor plans for their websites or craigslist. Additionally, marketers can use the floor plans to market their materials.
● MLS Apps such as Trulia.com and Realtor.com
This grouping has been made purposely because these apps are almost similar. They only differ at small instances because each of them provides information about their respective websites. A unique feature common to all of them is that they provide a listing on a map on the property ‘sold’ or ‘on sale’.
Further to this, the app is free for download and with the map feature; a person can drive around to see property ‘on sale’ or the ones which have been sold from the comfort of your car.
Mainly designed for commercial purposes, Loopnet is used to search for property online. Its search criteria are price and size of the property on sale. Therefore, one is bound to find the most expensive property by using this app.
The app is not totally free because a fee is charged so that a person can see all the total listings of property.
● Houzz Interior Design Ideas
Houzz is a free app that enables its users to view listing in detail. Property is shown in hundreds of photos and designs. People are bound to spend much time while using this app to view all the detail. In fact, it has gained the name ‘Wikipedia of design’. Professionals might find the app very useful due to its wide range of unique content.
Investors, agents or those people who are simply interested in real estate will find the apps to be ‘a must have’ because of what they offer. The information contained therein can be used to make business easier and more productive.