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Homesnap Real Estate app review: find your dream property



If you are currently looking for a new home and you aren't sure where to start this app can help you with your hunt. The Homesnap Real Estate app for your iPod touch, iPad, and iPhone gives you access to listings all across the country. What's cool is that you can use this lifestyle app on the go and just snap a photo of the home in order to find information on it such as the price, recent sales, house values, and upcoming open houses. With the help of this app you’ll become somewhat of a real estate expert, which will help ensure you find that dream home.

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A Smooth Hunting Process

Looking for a new home can be a very long and incredibly stressful process; the Homesnap Real Estate app is meant to help make the process simpler. This app is powered by MLS listings in real-time so you are getting the most up-to-date information possible. The MLS listing system is what real estate agents use, so you'll be viewing the information they see. Because it is getting the information from MLS you can expect to see up to 20 percent more listings than a typical home listing service. For each property view such information as details on the public school zone, lot boundaries, the home value, the taxes, and of course, interior pictures.

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The app has recently gone through a number of small enhancements to offer users a smoother experience. Homesnap Real Estate requires iOS 7.0 or later to use and it scores very high, getting 4.5 out of five stars from customers.

View real-time MLS listings
View real-time MLS listings

Helpful Features

Besides putting a wealth of listing information in your hands the Homesnap Real Estate app also provides you with a variety of user-friendly tools. The Me Tab is the place that you will be keeping track of all the listings that have caught your eye. You can mark a listing as favorite and then access it quickly in this tab. Of course as updates are made on the listing, such as price changes, it will automatically be updated on your favorite list.

There is also a News Tab where you can read news and comments from those in your network. Keep in mind while this app is free to download and use, there are some areas that offer an upgrade to verified real estate agents. This in-app purchase is $29.99 per month and works as a monthly subscription.

Provides users with details and information regarding the area
Provides users with details and information regarding the area

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Pros and Cons


  • Get the latest access to real-time MLS listings
  • See the same information the real estate agents see
  • Get details on properties such as the taxes, the home values, the school zone, and more
  • Mark properties as favorites


  • Real estate agents will need to pay a monthly subscription fee in certain areas if they want additional detailed information

Check out the prices
Check out the prices

Final Thoughts

The Homesnap Real Estate app for your iPod touch, iPad, and iPhone can make your home search a breeze. The fact that you’re able to access real-time information from the MLS listing system means you’re getting the same information as real estate agents.


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