Smartphone ownership is now the norm, with almost two-thirds of all American adults owning one. These mobile devices are changing the way we live and how we consume information, including how we search for new homes.
Google reports that 27 percent of all mobile searches in June 2014 were related to buying a home. With the residential real estate market on the rise, house hunters are turning to their phones more than ever for consistent monitoring of news, information and listings popping up in their local markets. Cannon Christian of Renovation Realty recommends these websites and mobile applications for home buyers shopping via smartphone for a new home:
Keep these handy apps and sites in your back pocket and put your smartphone to work during your next house search. Happy hunting!