iBuyers: What Agents Need to Know and How They Can Compete with Them

iBuyers are emerging in cities across the nation. As the trend grows, so does the concern among real estate agents worried that iBuyers will reduce the need for agents. An iBuyer is a company that uses technology to make sellers an offer on their home instantly. Their goal is to purchase a property quickly and

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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

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Ready to Boost Your Home’s IQ? Start With These 6 Smart Devices

But out of all the smart technology that has recently hit the consumer marketplace, none seems to be as practical (or as readily available) as the multitude of smart devices for home.

Connected applicances bring Internet of Things to the home

Washer, dryer, and water heater, get ready to meet smartphone, tablet, and app.
Hooking up time-honored home equipment to the Internet is the latest trend being touted by some of the biggest names in the appliance industry

10 Hot Housing Trends to Expect in 2015

In real estate trends typically come slowly, and though they may entice buyers and sellers, remind them that trends are just that—a change in direction that may captivate, go mainstream, then disappear. Which way they’ll go is hard to predict, but here are a few trends that experts expect to draw great appeal this year

The Ascendancy of Smart Homes & the Gold Mine Underneath

Juniper Research just released a report that projects the so-called “smart home” market to reach $60 billion by 2017. Powered by the trends in smart entertainment, monitoring, health, and smart control, the fast emerging growth segment is one of the brightest spots for investment for the coming years and months.

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