New York—Apartment Finder/ApartmentFinder.com recently launched a free Android App so prospective residents could look at photos, maps and more information about the apartments on their Android smartphones.
According to Nielson Research, more people will own smart phones than personal computers or laptops as soon as 2013 and comScore Research indicates that 73 percent of local searches (such as looking for a home) are currently performed through mobile web browsers.
The new app includes helpful features such as:
- Search by GPS
- Search by city, state, or zip
- Advanced search
- Recent search history
- Search results in map or list views
- Apartment details such as photos, floor plans, price, description, amenities, and contact information in user-friendly screen displays
- Save to Favorites, Save Notes, Driving Directions, Map Location and the ability to share with friends or family
- Widget for Android Home Screen
- View in Landscape or Portrait Mode
- Android Operating System 2.1+