Net-zero homes to substantially reduce energy footprint



So-called “net-zero homes” designed to boost energy efficiency will soon become more commonplace, and that could have a big impact U.S. energy usage, experts say. Just 8,547 net-zero homes, which are those buildings that generate more electricity than they use, were constructed in the U.S. in 2017. However that number is set to get a […]

Smart Home Technology and Real Estate: A Short Guide



Smart home technology is becoming more and more commonplace in houses across the world. The trend isn’t going anywhere; in fact, it’s projected that 127 million units of smart home devices will be sold in 2018 in the United States alone. Not only that, but it’s estimated that this figure will rise to 165 million by […]

How digital assistants are easing real estate transactions



Digital assistants such as Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant are increasingly finding use cases in the real estate industry. Not only are they used to search for homes for sale, but they can also help to perform tasks like transferring money. Now, some property managers want to even further and let tenants pay their rent […]

Smart Homes – Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow



The dream of a more modern and futuristic home has probably been around since before recorded history. After all, caves had dirt floors that evolved into wooden floors,

How to Sell a Smart Home



Homes are becoming smarter, thanks to integration with modern technologies. Things like smart garage door openers, smart locks and smart thermostats headline the upgrades,

Smart Home Technology takes Homeowners by Storm



Back in the days before the internet — or even color television — scientists, engineers, and even artists all predicted the home of the future would be the pinnacle of automation.

Compass rolls out smart for sale signs to help your listing stand out



Digital real estate listings company Compass is making its homes stand out with a new breed of high-tech and “iconic” for sale signs.

Amazon and Lennar team up to showcase smart home tech



Web shopping giant Amazon.com Inc. is teaming up with home builder Lennar to create “experience showrooms” showcasing the latest developments in smart home technology.

Fully Integrated Home Security With the iCamera Keep Pro



The iCamera Keep Pro and The Home Security Revolution

The Wisenet SmartCam D1 Makes a Big Leap in Video Doorbell Technology



Until recently, doorbells could only do what they’d done since forever– startle you half to death and announce that someone was standing outside your door. Then, as smart home technology burst more visibly onto the scene