Thinking about making the move to Southwest Florida? Looking at beautiful waterfront homes in Cape Coral? Besides working with realtors like our luxury waterfront team, there are many ways the house hunting process can be a lot easier for you. These days, there is a mobile app for just about everything. Real estate is no exception. With mobile apps, you can easily manage an array of different things that are on your mind during your search for a new home. Buying a new home can be stressful, and although us realtors can alleviate some of that stress, we can’t do it all; however, these mobile apps can do some of the work for you as well.
There are several real estate apps out there to help home buyers, like yourself, make the process go more smoothly, Below, we wanted to share with you some of the best and most helpful mobile apps available right now.
Houzz – Looking for help decorating your new home? This mobile apps gives you access to more than 8 million photos of homes for interior design inspiration. You can search on this app by room, style, and location.
AroundMe – If you’re new to the Southwest Florida area, this app can help you learn a lot about the neighborhoods in which the houses you’re looking at are in. From stores and restaurants to theaters and bars, this app can let you know the proximity of all these establishments from your home.
RedFin – If you love browsing for homes, download Redfin. This app updates its listings every 15 minutes. You can search by neighborhood, zip code, or city. On this app, you can see the last sale price, number of rooms in the home, age of the home, the lot size, waterfront access and more.
Dweller – This app pulls information fron the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey to show users neighborhood guides including information about age, racial makeup home values, and educational status of the people within an area.
Homesnap – With this app, you can take a picture of any home you drive or walk by and get details about the home. Details include: home values, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, taxes, when it last sold, and more.
Dictionary of Real Estate Terms – This app includes more than 3,000 words and terms that are real-estate related so you can completely understand the jargon that real estate agents or website use during your home-buying process.
Even if this isn’t your first home, the home-buying process can be overwhelming and complicated. Hopefully, some of these apps can help you organized your thoughts, wants, and needs a little bit better to make the process less stressful for you.
If you’re currently looking for a home in Cape Coral or other city in Southwest Florida, let us help you (along with these apps) find your perfect dream home. We specialize in helping people find waterfront properties in Cape Coral, as well as Naples, Bonita Springs, Pine Island, Matlacha, Sarasota, Punta Gorda, and Fort Myers. We work with our clients every step of the way and have a combined 75 years of experience in real estate. Click here or call us at 239-357-6118 today to get started searching for your dream home.