April 19th, 2016
Technology is becoming a bigger part of our everyday lives, it’s even beginning to make the buying and selling process in the real estate market much easier. There are apps that can help you every step of the way making your experience easier, less time consuming and more organized overall. We will show you apps that can do all this for you and more, usually for no fee at all!
Mortgage Calculator (FREE) – This app will help you figure out how much that house you’re thinking about will cost per month AND provides a real-time look at the current mortgage and refinance rates. One user said “This is a good, simple to use app to help calculate the monthly cost of a mortgage. I especially like the fields to add expenses, which are often very significant to the cost of home ownership but are easy to overlook.”
Magic Plan (FREE and paid versions) – “No more using paint or pad and pen, now i can put together professional looking floor plans!” Do you love a house but are unsure how your furniture now will fit? With MagicPlan quickly create professional floor plans & work estimates. It measures your rooms and draws floor plan just by taking pictures. Simply add objects, annotations, photos and attributes to generate reports or complete estimates.
Houzz (FREE) – This is a platform for home remodeling and design, bringing homeowners and home professionals together in a uniquely visual community. Houzz was called the “single best source” for finding inspiration by The Washington Post and the “Wikipedia of interior and exterior design” by CNN. Get inspired with over eight million high-resolution photos of home interiors and exteriors that you can browse by style, room and location, save and share.
AroundMe (FREE) – How many times have you found yourself in need of finding the closest Gas Station? AroundMe quickly identifies your position and allows you to choose the nearest Bank, Bar, Gas Station, Hospital, Hotel, Movie Theatre, Restaurant, Supermarket, Theatre and Taxi. With over 25 million searches completed every month in over 200 countries – they’re the most widely used app of their kind.
DIY Tip Genius | The Family Handyman (FREE) – The ultimate DIY app from the publishers of The Family Handyman Magazine. This app offers clever ideas and pro secrets that save time, money or hassles, and that make the difference between a poorly done project and one you’re proud of. You’ll find helpful tips on storage, painting, carpentry, woodworking, plumbing, electrical, repairs and more!
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