In a competitive property market, everyone needs an advantage. And these days that advantage often stems from being aware of the latest technological tools available.
To help you manage your investment process efficiently, here is a review of the most popular Property Investment Apps currently available in Australia.
Take a look at some of the ones that might be new to you here, and see how they could streamline your own investment research processes.
RealEstate.com.au – This App is probably already on your smart-phone or iPad, with being the #1 in Property Listings Australia-wide.
Domain.com.au – A close #2 that you are also likely to be familiar with, and if not video instructions are available at www.domain.com.au/iphoneapp .
ANZ Property Tracker – this app is similar to Domain.com.au and Realestate.com.au however uses the built in GPS to pull property information. Perfect for when out in your target suburb, and looking for the details behind the For Sale sign. The app also covers rental properties, so you can assess potential rental yield for similar properties in the area. It also provides the last sales price of properties for free, allows users to share properties of interest with friends via social networks and has a diary function for organizing all important open house and auction dates.
CommBank Property Guide – covers 95% of residential properties in Australia, the app provides past sales history, current listings and recent sales as well as suburb demographic trends. The app also delivers a step-by-step buying guide and a repayment calculator.
MagicPlan – A clever US app that can measure, draw and publish an interactive floor plan straight to the web, by taking pictures from your phone. Perfect for renovation budgeting as well as insurance calculations.
My Mortgage Kit – A Top 7 Finance app as rated by the Sydney Morning Herald, this app is highly recommended to help you calculate Mortgage payments on the go.
The Property Depreciation App (WB Dep Calc) : is a must for Australian investors, wanting advise with tax depreciation calculations on the go.
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