More often than not the realtor is always on the run and not spending much time in the office and that's why it's a good idea for a realtor to own an iPhone and with that iPhone you can find some great apps that will make your wonder what took you so long to get them in the first place. There are some pretty helpful ones especially ones that you can use while on the run.
A great one for any realtor is one that makes you look super smart to anyone that might come up to ask you about real estate. The Near Buy app is one that will be able to tell you how much the house is down the street. That's a familiar question when someone finds out your a realtor and then want to know a price for a home that normally you'd not have an immediate answer for. But, with Near Buy you just look up the house on the spot and you'll have the answer for them. Talk about looking smart!
Around Me is a great way to try and influence your buyers into seriously consider buying a certain home. With this app you can give the potential buyer all of the information they need about the lifestyle around the neighborhood, where the most interesting places can be found in the area, where the hospitals are, where movie theaters are, hotels, grocery stores, parking and so on.
The Smarter Agent is a complete tool for the real estate agent. This is a very easy to use and accurate app that can look up all the current listings of homes and give the agent all the information that a buyer might want to know about a home when it comes to the features of the home as well as the price.
My New Place is an app that focuses on rental information on properties. Even though you may be trying to sell a home it never hurts to have rental information. This way you will have information about the price of a rental that may be similar to a home up for sale and show the buyer the price differences and why they would be better off buying.
Evernote is used by a lot of different people so why not the busy realtor? This app is a great way to not only organize notes and reminders but it can also be used to send photos and voice notes in PDF files that can be the opened up on a laptop or desk top. It's a great way to keep track of all the things you need to do in your busy day.
There are well over 75,000 apps available at the iTunes store where you can get the apps but the above are just a handful that should be extremely helpful for the real estate agent.