While the process of buying a new home is an exciting one, paperwork, crunching numbers, real estate jargon, and moving boxes can also make it stressful. But in today’s world, any need you might have, small or large, can be made easier with mobile apps. To help make your home buying experience a little less trying, we compiled a list of some of the most useful real estate apps for all homeowners!
This app enables users to search for properties via GPS location, mark favorite properties, and receive notifications when a home comes on the market.
Kentwood Real Estate has also included cutting edge, augmented reality “Scope View” capabilities where a user can literally stand on the sidewalk and point their smart phone towards a home for sale to instantly view the price or other relevant information. The app also ties in directly with Kentwood’s website for seamless client interaction and follow-up.
The state-of-the-art app features a variety of search options and filters, making it easier than ever to search for homes on-the-go in Denver. The app syncs to the user’s account on DenverRealEstate.com, ensuring saved data is accessible on the user’s mobile device as well as Kentwood’s website at DenverRealEstate.com.
Called the “Wikipedia of interior and exterior design” by CNN, Houzz has the largest database of home design ideas on the net, with over 5,000,000 high resolution photos. Browse photos by style, room and location then save them to your virtual ideabook —the equivalent of clipping design magazines to a scrapbook — making ideas easier to search, save, and share.
Find everything from products curated by our editorial team to top-rated local designers, architects, contractors, and other home pros who can help you realize your ideas.
In a nutshell, this app allows you to quickly and easily identify the contents of your moving boxes without ever having to open them. It essentially does a bit of inventory during the packing process.
While packing, you can use the app to take photos of the contents of the boxes and write down any details. You can also assign each box a name, number, or room it belongs in.
Using this app will allow you to relieve some stress from playing the guessing game when it comes time to unpack.
Eden Garden Designer lets you design beautiful gardens on your mobile device. Start with one of the included gardens, ready for planting, or create your own through your camera or photo library.
Eden’s plant library is stocked with beautiful, vivid photo-realistic plants and flowers chosen from the favorites of North American and European perennials and annuals. Search for plants by name, height, zone, color, blooming season, sun exposure, or type. Each plant has lots of useful information and has a custom wiki link to dig for even more detail.
If you are new to gardening or are a real green thumb, Eden Garden Designer lets you design beautiful gardens without having to learn expensive and complicated garden design programs. Eden is designed to be a delightful and useful tool for gardeners of all abilities and interests.
Ready to take on your next paint project? This is a convenient, easy to use tool to help you find your perfect color, discover new designer – coordinated color combinations, and preview your choices in room scenes and on exteriors.
This is an easy way to find paint color combinations for any room in your home. You can choose your colors and then see what they look like on the wall of a simulated room.
You can also access colors by scanning the barcode on the back of a Behr color swatch or brochure – a quick, simple way to validate your color selections.
Are you looking to buy your dream house and find yourself caught between the crossfire of complicated real estate terms? Here is solution to all that real estate jargon. Packed with over 2000 words across 11 different categories, it’s very simple to use.
This dictionary app comes in handy as you can learn new terms while traveling, when speaking with a real estate agent or while looking for a property. This app will help you with the various terms regarding concepts, laws, and fundamentals.
Who knew calculating your mortgage payment could be so easy! Calculate, save your favorites, and get real time mortgage rates all from this mortgage calculator.
Whether you’re a home buyer, homeowner or real estate agent, you’ll love all the features this app offer. Determine your monthly payment on a home while you are house hunting, figure out what your monthly payment would be if you refinanced, calculate the total cost of your loan and how much you could save by making extra payments, and effortlessly learn how much home you could afford.
The Around Me app quickly identifies where you are to show you a complete list of nearby businesses and attractions, including the distance from your current location. This can be helpful when looking for a house in an area that is unfamiliar to you.
You can search for the nearest bank/ATM, bar, coffee shop, gas station, hospital, hotel, movie theater, restaurant, supermarket, theater, or taxi company.