Top House Hunting Apps

Many would agree that one of the most stressful task you will complete in your lifetime is trying to find a new home. To make the task even more daunting is not having enough time to physically visit each home. However, if you’re one of the many individuals that has a smartphone this task can be accomplished with a tad bit more ease.

There is is an app for everything. Everything. Below you will find several apps to help with your house hunt.


Homesnap is an app that allows you to submit a photo regarding a home and in turn provides information about that exact home. The app also provides you with the option to connect with real estate agents, friends, and spouses directly through the app.

Additional features include:

  • Search for homes by school zones
  • Open house listings by date


Dweller, administered by the U.S. Census Bureau, provides users quick and simple access to This app is actually run by the U.S. Census Bureau and gives you access to information regarding specific cities and neighborhoods they are looking to reside in.

Additional features include:

  • Population
  • Demographics
  • Viewer rating for specifics that include climate and job type


Zillow allows users to search by city/state or zip code to view listings.

Additional features include:

  • Price filters
  • Bedroom/bathroom filters
  • Square footage filters
  • Age of home

This app is free on both Android and iOS systems.

Additional features include:

  • Nearby restaurants, banks, shops, etc.
  • 3D view of neighborhoods and homes
  • School and district search filters