In a recent press release from the Wall Street’s Journal, Market Watch, the results of a survey at the 2012 Leading Real Estate Companies of the World(R) Conference that began yesterday in Orlando, FL showed that of all the mobile technology available realtors today, the iPad app is most sought after. We agree, since the launch of the Smarter Agent iPad app many of our clients have been asking us to brand the app for them.
From the article:
“The iPad Presentation App topped a list of 25 different marketing products, from which respondents chose up to five different products they would like to have.” The iPad app topped the list of all surveyed.
“Real estate agents are shouting that they want their iPad apps,” said Renwick Congdon, CEO and Founder of Imprev, the marketing technology firm that conducted the survey and a sponsor at this week’s LeadingRE MarTech Event for marketing and technology professionals. Congdon also pointed to his firm’s internal research, which shows the explosive popularity of iPad-enabled designs it offers real estate brokerage firms. ‘The iPad from Apple is quickly becoming a ubiquitous marketing and productivity tool for the real estate industry,’ Congdon said. “ Read the entire original article here.
Preemptively y anticipating this need for our real estate partners, Smarter Agent released the BETA version of our Smarter Agent Homes for Sale iPad app which offers a targeted property search tools for home shoppers interested in local real estate. This version of the app was developed to take full advantage of the unique iPad tool set from the larger screen size to its easy-to-use navigation features. To further enhance real estate intenders’ search for a home, the Homes for Sale app by Smarter Agent for iPad not only offers an extensive list of more than 4,000,000 Homes for Sale, but property search results also include apartments for rent and recent home sale prices.
Advance refinement options for home search results with almost 40 points of interest, (POI) categories including local restaurants, ATM’s and other activity-based destinations to help anyone curious about local real estate listings hone their property search based on current neighborhood information.
Since its launch earlier this month, Smarter Agent has seen we are seeing over 25% of our IOS downloads coming from iPad and believe that this powerful response stems from the use of the Smarter Agent iPad app by affluent users and agents and brokers looking to best serve them.
It’s an exciting time for mobile real estate. Are you ready to mobilize your brand with a Branded or White Label Real Estate iPad app? Shoot us an email at gomobile@smarteragent,com!