Leading property portal, Lamudi has released an updated version of its popular Android app, which brings many improvements and new features that makes it faster to browse through the app. The free mobile platform allows international house-hunters to buy, rent or sell real estate on the go.
According to a news release by Lamudi, updated version 2.0 offers overall better speed and performance, making it easier to browse through Lamudi’s global catalogue of more than 900,000 property listings using an Android device.
It has been optimized for devices with lower storage space, supports Android Lollipop operating system and has an updated design for the Saved Search page. A new product detail page with improved clarity and new push notification function that leads users directly to newly published listings has also been introduced. With the updated app, contacting agents via email has become easy, as user’s existing contact details are saved for future use.
Dan Karua, Lamudi Kenya Managing Director, said: “Anyone who works in the real estate business knows just how important mobile has become. This is particularly true of the emerging markets in which we operate, where the smartphone penetration rate is soaring and demand for mobile Internet services is ever increasing. This is why we are focusing our efforts on mobile – to ensure Lamudi is delivering a high-quality app that meets the changing demands of house-hunters in emerging countries.”
The Lamudi app which was launched in June 2014 is available in more than 30 countries in Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America. It is also available for download on iOS.