The Daily Bean | 5 Must-Have Smartphone Apps for Real Estate Agents


In today’s digital age, there are countless tools available to help you stay productive, efficient, organized, and safe. Here’s our roundup of the top 5 apps every agent should have on their smartphone:

Waze is a must-have app for every real estate agent’s smartphone. A community-based GPS navigation app, Waze provides turn-by-turn directions, user-submitted travel times, alternate route details, traffic details, and even alerts you if there is an accident or pothole coming up on your route. Download from the App Store or Google Play for free.

RPR Mobile
RPR is 100% owned and operated by the National Association of REALTORS® as a member benefit for all REALTORS®. With the RPR app, you have on-the-go access to a nationwide database of property data, market trends, and client-friendly reporting. Download from the App Store or Google Play.

PalmAgent ONE
PalmAgent ONE is an app for calculating closing costs. Whether you need to estimate PITI for your buyer client or a net sheet for your seller client, PalmAgent ONE is a quick and easy way to run estimates right from your smartphone. Download from the App Store or Google Play.

PROtect is the smart and simple safety app that allows you to alert your circle (designated contacts) in the event of an emergency. The app was created by a real estate professional and designed to provide a safety net for solo agents. Download from the App Store.

Everlance is a mileage and expense tracking tool that helps you monitor your expenses, maximize your tax deductions, and stay IRS-compliant. The app is straightforward and easy to use and can be downloaded from the App Store or Google Play.

While no one app will cover all of your needs, choosing the right ones will help you optimize many of your day-to-day operations – no matter where you are.