Tech Update: Smarthome Reviews
Been considering whether you want to make the leap into smarthome technology? The thought behind the smarthome is that it simplify everyday life for the homeowners who increasingly deem smarthome technology to be important. If dimming the lights, checking the locks, and regulating and monitoring systems around your home are important to you, take a look at our compilation of surveys and reviews below.
Better Homes and Gardens’ recent survey revealed shifting attitudes and growing interest in smarthome integration.
During a presentation at the National Association of Home Builders Show in Las Vegas, Jill Waage, Brand Executive Editor for Better Homes and Gardens, presented these findings and offered insight on the needs of today’s current and future homeowners.
“Our research shows that women 35 and under feel strongly that their homes are a reflection of their own personalities,” Waage says. “Further, members of this generation view technology as a way to customize living spaces to fit their needs. Year over year, millennials are increasingly adopting a positive outlook on the incorporation of smart technology into their homes, and are using it to personalize the homeowner experience.”
SafeSmartLiving offers up an array of Home Automation System [HAS] reviews covering the gamut of devices while delineating the pros and cons of each individual listing.
There are some cool gadgets with amazing features available on the market today that allow you to control everything in your house from one device. Most of these services and devices utilize Z-Wave technology, a wireless communication protocol that utilizes low power RF signals to allow for remote control of various household items (lights, TVs, locks, cameras, etc).
Placester does a great job of reviewing the latest and greatest individual smarthome devices—that will continue to pop up as the desire for simplifying lifestyles increases. Their suggestions benefit agents and their clients offering ideas for both buying and selling smarthome properties.
Many real estate agents and brokers already know the importance current and prospective homeowners place on smart home tech — after all, these pros enjoy plenty of real estate technology too. However, some may be behind on the latest tech resources many buyers desire to have in their homes (and many sellers should add to make their homes more desirable).
Being aware of todays smarthome opportunities is only one way the Palladium Properties team strives to elevate your real estate experience. Contact us today with your buyer or seller wishlist and allow us to offer you everything, expertly.