Almost everyone uses or has heard of mobile apps for their cell phone. A smart phone today can access the internet, send email, even chat with friends. There is an app for everything including shopping, games, maps and networking.
There are a wide variety of real estate mobile applications as well. One of the most recent is the Realtor.com app for iPad. Realtor.com also provides and app for the iPhone, Android and Win Phone 7. This application features a personal My Real Estate dedicated screen that includes saved listings and searches.
Trulia is another well known real estate website that provides a mobile app. This app utilizes GPS and an interactive map. It can be downloaded on the Android, iPhone, iPad and Mobile Web. Dictionary of Real Estate Terms is a useful app if you are starting out and not sure of the Realtor’s lingo. The mortgage calculator mobile app is the perfect tool for agents and house hunters. It is simple and easy to use and compatible with iPhone, iPad and iTouch.
Home Tracker for the iPhone and iPad allows you to keep track of the many homes your real estate agent shows you. After a while, all homes run together but this app allows you to keep notes and stats about homes you view. Smarter Agent is a neat app available on all types of phones. This app is available for iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Palm and Windows Phone 7. It provides location based searches and adds points of interests such as libraries, grocery stores and schools to the results.
Mobile MLS provided by the Jeff Schulz Team is a free service allowing you to instantly obtain information on any property for sale directly from your cell phone. ANY property, not just properties offered by the Jeff Schulz Team. To sign up for this service, email me or give me a call.