6 Best Real Estate and Home Buying Apps for May 2021: Find Your Best Fit

These days, the home buying process has moved from newspaper classifieds to mobile apps, making it easier than ever to shop real estate listings. The best real estate apps put thousands of listings right in your hand. But it's not just home buying -- some of our favorite apps can help you buy, sell, and even rent property. We've put together a list of the top real estate apps for May 2021 to help you find your way home.

The Ascent’s best real estate and home buying apps:

  • Zillow: Best home buying app overall

  • Trulia: Best app for rentals

  • Best app for finding a real estate agent

  • LoopNet: Best app for commercial properties

  • Redfin: Best app for finding a real estate agent and selling your home

  • Homesnap: Best app for real-time data on contracts and sales

1. Zillow