It provides some of the info available in the web version. You can see photos of Real Estate houses, access to full details, property history, agents’ reviews and much more. By using the GPS it shows you nearby homes and open houses in order to boost your search.
However, you will have to create an account in Real Estate before using the app. It’s needed to synchronize all the info you get about homes on your way, to the web. This way you won’t miss a detail about the houses you’ve seen. Thus, it will help you to choose the perfect house, the one that match with you.
•Most Accurate Home Data: MLS real estate listings updated every 15-30 minutes, plus foreclosures, short sales, and for-sale-by-owner (FSBO) homes.
•Search Nearby: See all homes, condos and townhomes for sale near you, and get notified when a new home matching your criteria is listed.
•Plan Open House Visits: See nearby open houses and get directions.
•See More Homes: Since we’re powered by the local MLS, Redfin has more homes for sale than other real estate apps.
•Search by School: Search for homes near specific schools.
•Schedule Home Tours: Instantly book free tours of your favorite homes with a local Redfin Agent.
•Get a Competitive Edge: We tell you which homes are likely to sell fast so you don’t miss out. Plus, we share exclusive comments about what homes are really like from Redfin Real Estate Agents who have toured the homes.
•Search On All Your Devices: Save your favorite homes and searches to access them anytime, anywhere on the app or Redfin.com.
•Share Homes: Share your favorite homes via text message, email, or social media.
•Sold Home Data: Get the latest data on sale prices.
•Save Thousands When You Buy or Sell a Home: We sell your home for more money than the industry average, and only charge 1.5% — rather than the usual 2% – 3%. When you buy with us, you’ll get second-to-none-service and save thousands in closing costs.
The layout is inspired in the web version. The interface is user-friendly, so you to get the hang of it quite fast: it’s intuitive. The only flaw we’ve noticed is that sometimes it takes too long to show the images. What’s more, there are some points that could be improved: sorting or viewing on map and streetview.
Redfin Real Estate has been developed by Redfin, a Real Estate agent provider, who’s trying to enhance its users experience by launching an Android version.
Despite of that, Redfin Real Estate is one of the best apps on this issue regarding database size, detailed info, updates, user-friendly interface. A powerful tool to make the right choice. Recommendable.