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Houston Association of Realtors rolls out Android app

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The Houston Association of Realtors has launched a free mobile app for Android devices that features multiple listing service access for HAR members and a range of search tools for members and consumers. "HAR members who subscribe to the (MLS) ... will be able to access MLS data, their leads, listings and their brokerages' listings inventory," according to an association announcement today. Property searches can be filtered by proximity, price and square footage, among other user-specified criteria, and property details include price, room sizes, interior and exterior features, and open house dates and times, among other information, according to an app description at the Android Market site. The app, which launched Sept. 19, had 10 user ratings and an average rating of 4.7 stars out of a possible five stars earlier today. HAR had launched an iPhone app in October 2010 -- the app had been ranked as high as 110th among the most popular Lifestyle category mobile ap...