If you’re like most home buyers, you agonize over choosing a new neighborhood. This is where you and yours (or your client and his family) are going to live for several years and maybe longer. There are some spiffy new apps on the market that can help you find out what you need to know to make the right decision for you and your family.
WalkScore is an app for your laptop, iPhone or iPad that shows the amenities within “walking distance” of a particular address. Whether you walk, drive or Segway around your neighborhood, WalkScore tells […]
Shopping for a new house can be a lot of work, regardless if you’re a first time home buyer or looking around for your dream home, real estate mobile apps put the entire matkret at your fingertips.
Here’s is our top 5 list of tablet apps for savvy house hunters. While many big real estate firms have mobile property searches, we found this list to be designed for the needs of the user and free of any bias. Cheap (several are free) and simple to use, these apps are invaluable for finding properties in your budget, deciding on […]
There are so many apps and gadgets to helps us in the house searching process, that we can get most of the work done from home, and browse for residences at our convienence before ever getting in our car to look around. In fact, all these new options for home shopping can be really overwhelming, which is why we have put together a list of the top resources for house hunting.
Google Maps – Real Estate Version
Type in an address in any populated area, and Google Maps can pinpoint local businesses and give you a good look at […]
When beginning to buy a home, a major part of the process is the mortgage. Everyone tells people to look around before purchasing a mortgage to make sure they are getting the best rates possible. This is very good advice, the key though, is to know how to shop around for a mortgage. These tips will help you figure out what questions to ask and what to be aware of.
Gain a baseline: This is the first step of finding a mortgage. Ask people you trust, such as your real estate agent. Maybe someone that just purchased one […]