Smart Home Technology
More consumers than ever see the benefits of buying a home with smart technology. Owners believe smart home technology makes their home safer, saves them money and saves them time.
Most homeowners would buy or install smart home products if they were selling their home because they believe it would make the home sell faster.
Here are some Smart Home terms and facts;
Benefits: adjusting a home’s temperature, unlocking the front door or opening the garage door using voice-activation devices. Smart devices can work together to offer owners safely by alerting them if something in their home seems amiss, and it can save owners money by automatically controlling the temperature and energy of the home. Insurance companies and utility companies may offer reduced rates and rebates to homes with smart devices.
Impact on selling price; the financial impact is yet to be seen since the technology is so new, but survey results showed that 72% of millennial owners would spend $1500. or more to add smart home technology. 59% of parents with children would also pay more for smart homes.
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