Agents can’t go wrong with smart home tech as a closing gift

A majority of consumers have reported that their first introduction to smart home technology comes after receiving it as a gift, according to a survey of 600 U.S. homeowners performed by Scripps Networks Interactive. The survey also found that most consumers quickly fall in love with smart home tech, saying it should ideally be as

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Smart building firm SensorSuite plots expansion after major funding round

Intelligent buildings company SensorSuite Inc., which specializes in wireless monitoring and energy saving solutions for commercial and residential buildings, has closed on a strategic venture investment from GreenSoil.

Smart building management app Comfy lands $12M funding

Connected building management startup Building Robotics recently closed on a $12 million funding round led by Emergence Capital, with participation from other investors including CBRE Group, Inc. and Microsoft Ventures.

Smart Home Technology Will Change the Way You Live

One area that is impacting agent and client alike is the increasing number of smart home technologies available and in demand.

The evolution of smart homes & what to expect next

With homeowners taking control of their homes’ smart systems via a combination of dash buttons, voice activation and other technologies, Forbes.com looked at some of the Technology Council’s predictions on how smart homes are set to evolve

SecuraTrac’s smart security pendant helps to keep agents safe in the field

Real estate agents fulfill a vital role in helping their clients to buy and sell their homes, but the nature of the job means they’re often putting themselves at risk.

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