offers Android app

Property search site has iPhone app in the works

Real estate search site has launched an application for smartphones running Google’s Android operating system that allows map-based searches of the sites’ 3 million for-sale listings and 350,000 rentals.

HotPads’ Android application can execute "location based" searches by detecting a user’s location using their phones Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite capabilities, or users can enter a property address.