We bet your phone is never far away from you, in fact, you’re probably reading this on your phone right now. You can watch TV, shop and even do your banking online. Now there are even apps to help you in every aspect of moving home. From searching for your next home, to saving for a deposit, there is now an app for everything.
Here are 5 of our favourite apps to help you move home
Number one on our list has to be Rightmove, it’s the UK’s biggest property portal and boasts over 130 million visits every month. All of our properties are listed on the website, and app, along with additional helpful tools such as the school checker and map/street view.
- Mortgage Calculator
Before you start your search for a new home you’ll need to know how much the bank will lend you, and how much you can realistically afford every month. The free Mortgage Calculator app calculates mortgage and loan payments when given principal, interest and term. Don’t forget to also factor in your monthly outgoings, such as utility bills, groceries and subscription packages.
- Moving Checklist Pro
Lists are always helpful when it comes to moving house, this app allows you to create checklists to remember everything that you need to do on the lead up to moving. The planner comes with over 210 house moving related items so you shouldn’t miss anything!
AroundMe allows you to search for the nearest restaurants, banks, petrol stations and many more. If you’re moving to a new area this app is essential, you’ll find maps, distances and reviews of your local amenities. You can also use this app before you move to check out what’s close to your potential new home.
The Brightnest app gives you inspiration, tips and advice on home improvements. You can tackle everything around your home, from cleaning tricks to interior design ideas, allowing you to shape up your home and simplify your life.
Your smartphone is the 21st century’s technological problem-solving device and there are thousands of apps that you can download to help in you all areas of your life. We hope our suggestions help you with your next move if you have any questions about selling or buying a property in Cambridge please call our team on 01223 811101.