TECH LAB PLUS
House hunting? Just point and shoot
HomeSnap real estate shopping app If you’re shopping for a new home, you might want to buy Apple Inc.’s iPad or iPhone first. That way, you can use this remarkable app, which provides vital information about thousands of homes all over the US. You launch HomeSnap, point the camera of your portable device at a house that interests you, and shoot a picture of it. Back comes information on the house; estimated value, annual property tax bill, its age.