When Apple kicked off the smartphone race with their innovate iPhone, our lives were forever changed. Instead of having to search around for the information we needed, it was now available right in our hands. With the launch of the app store in 2009, developers were able to create downloadable applications that assisted in almost every facet of life, including helping you move. Gone are the days of wondering if everything is packed or labeling a lot of boxes, now there are apps that will take care of that for you and more. Of course not all apps are created equally, some aren’t even worth the download. Here are some of the best moving apps available in Apple’s app store today.
Coming in at the top of our list is the Moving Day app for the Apple iPhone, easily one of the best and useful moving application out right now. The app is very easy to use and straightforward, and will help you organize and keep track of your belongings on the stressful moving day. The Moving Day app lets you enter in all the different boxes and items you plan of taking to your new humble abode, and once there you can go back though the list and make sure no box was left behind. It has the added benefit of letting you print out an inventory list of all your stuff right through the phone. With a user friendly interface, this app will easily come in handy on moving day.
My Move App
Let’s say you found the perfect house and you’re ready to jump ship and move in, but don’t actually wanna do any of the labor, then My Move App might be exactly what you’re looking for. The app helps users find the perfect moving company for that fateful big day, and is packed with such features as moving checklists, free moving estimate, a notepad to keep you organized, a distance calculator, and plenty more. If that doesn’t excite you then the real reviews from the community of users will. Now the perfect mover is a couple taps away.
Before you can even start thinking about packing up and moving, you gotta have a house first. Smartphone apps have made it easier to find the perfect home for you and your family, and no apps does it better than Zillow. Zilliow is a straight forward and simple to use app that shows you all the homes in your area that’s for sale using Google Maps. The app will also show you the different payment plans available as well as what type of options does the house have when it comes to paying. Meaning Zillow will show you if it’s a short sale, foreclosure, bank owned, and more. With a mortgage calculator handy, you’ll be able to know if the house is within your budget or not before even leaving the house. Zillow’s extensive real estate database is an added bonus as it’s one of the largest in the USA.
Jason Winslow is a professional blogger that enjoys providing business with logistics advice. He writes for The Freight Dude, a leading freight shipping company.