I may be your local Realtor, but you can also call me Dr. App. I embrace technology and I use them daily to help my clients save time and money. You can be assured that the apps I recommend have been proven and tested if not by me personally, then by millions of minions on the internet all over the US for their home buying essentials. If your favorite app is not on this list, let me know and I’d be happy to check it out and test its merit!
10 MUST HAVE Apps for Home Buyers
Ok, I’m not going to lie, I’m a little biased with this one. If you’re going to use one app to search for homes for sale, why not mine? Search for the newest listings or open houses. The best part about the app is that you can contact me directly right from it!
Credit Karma is a free app which helps you track your credit and provides you with your credit scores. Knowing your credit score BEFORE you search for a mortgage is very important for shopping rates and terms.
Capture color inspiration whenever it strikes. With ColorSnap from Sherwin-Williams, you have the power to take real-world colors and turn them into paint-color swatches—all on your smartphone. LOVE this app!
ScannerPro is designed for quickly getting a hard document into digital form for easy sharing and sending. Scan documents, business cards, receipts and more by taking a picture with your iPhone, and then save or send the document.
Who knew calculating your mortgage payment could be so easy…and dare we say, fun? Calculate, save your favorites and get real time mortgage rates all from this beautiful mortgage calculator from Quicken Loans. And it’s FREE.
Homesnap gives you the ability to pull up in front of any home, snap a picture of it, and find ALL the available information on it including asking price, sq. ft., when it last sold, bedrooms and bathrooms, taxes, lot boundries, and etc…LOVE the app!
HOUZZ!!! The best app for home improvement projects. Words can’t describe all the things it can do for your home improvement. Just take my word for it and download it!
iHandy Level. Perfect for home decorating, picture alignment, angle measurement, you name it! The only thing it won’t measure is your waist. Oh, did I say FREE?
Varage Sale. Ok, so you spent your life’s savings on your dream home and now it’s sitting empty. Surf the varage sale for all kinds of home essentials and decorations. One man’s trash, another man’s treasure?