8 high-ranking real estate iPad apps

Developers tap into device's screen size

The following is a list of real estate-related apps that are optimized for the iPad, with their rankings as reported by TopAppCharts.com.

There is no specific "real estate" category in the Apple App Store, so apps are listed according to their rank in categories like lifestyle, business, news, finance, and productivity. These rankings were sampled on Thursday, July 22, 2010 — TopAppCharts’ rankings can change daily. All listed apps are free.

1. Zillow Real Estate (No. 3 in Lifestyle section): Search for homes for sale and rent on a large-screen map using landscape or portrait mode; filter searches by price, size or housing type; flick through photos of one or more homes alongside the map; compare photos for different listings side by side; save favorite homes and sync them with Zillow.com and Zillow’s iPhone app.