When it comes to home buying, there are so many helpful applications for our mobile devices. The Leading London Team has complied the following list of useful apps for homebuyers!
1. REALTOR.CA – you can quickly search properties, new listings and Open Houses near you, look up a property, do a general search, and more! It’s easy, convenient & mobile!
2. LTT LANDTRANSTAX – this calculator is easy to use and can help you determine what your land transfer tax will be on the purchase price.
3. CMHC MOBILE KIT – has mortgage affordability & mortgage payment calculators, information about CMHC insurance premiums as well as a plethora of information including; home buyers guide, tips for renovations and more!
4. FLASHLIGHT – this comes in handy in many basements and is one our most used apps!
5. HOUZZ – Idea centre with 1000’s of photos of beautiful homes, renovation ideas and inspiration to make your home all that it can be!
6. RAIDS online – Such a great app to use if you are wondering about crime in a neighbourhood. This public crime map connects law enforcement with the general public. Crime mapping helps the public get a better idea about criminal activity in any given neighbourhood. You can search an address and zoom in or out to identify type of crime, date and time and other details. You can also search based on crime category or date.
7. Map – This app comes in very handy when looking searching for a home in an area or street that is unfamiliar to you.