Technology and software are constantly evolving, creating new opportunities in many fields of business. In real estate, this is no exception. Today’s homeowners have a plethora of resources available to them to allow them to be successful in their every day lives, as well as in their home. Mobile apps are one way that developers are targeting homeowners in an effort to improve their everyday lifestyles. From organization to remodeling, if you own a home or are planning to soon, you need these apps in your life.
1) Billminder – Do you often lose track of your payments? Have trouble paying bills on time? Billminder is the perfect solution for a forgetful homeowner. The goal of the app is to allow homeowners to organize and track their payments so that they can avoid any late fees. It is customizable so you can set alerts only when and where you need them. The best part is, using the app does not affect your credit score and it can be synced across your devices. Currently, the app is compatible with both Apple and Android products.
2) AroundMe – AroundMe makes learning a new neighborhood a breeze. It works similarly to a Maps tool, in that it can quickly locate points of interest in a particular area. Hospitals, movie theaters, restaurants and more are in reach within minutes. Even if you are on a quick getaway, your app will sync with your current location to provide you the most up-to-date results. The app is compatible on Apple, Android and Windows devices.
3) BrightNest – Are you constantly on Pinterest, searching for the latest and greatest tips and life hacks? If so, BrightNest may be your new obsession. This app is designed to help make your life easier by acting as a personal assistant for any home-related topic you could ever need. Loaded with an abundance of tips and tricks as well as a personal schedule and reminders feature, you can find everything you need in one place. The best part is that you can filter the content you receive to match the characteristics of your home. BrightNest is currently available to Apple, Android, and Google Play users.
4) roOomy – If you are in the market for a remodel, you need to try roOmy. This is the perfect app to test out a new room design or new accent pieces before committing to an actual renovation. roOomy features a large gallery of updated design trends from popular vendors and gives users the ability to try any of them out in a virtual “room” that can be measured to your specifications. If you like what you see, roOomy will allow you to save your creations or shop the items that you chose, if desired. Currently, roOomy is only available to iPhone and iPad users as well as those using the desktop website.