Appeal to Millennial home buyers with smart home technology

April 28, 2015

There are many millennials of home-buying age out there right now. They are rarely without their smart phone and appreciate smart technology as well as efficiency. To appeal to those home buyers, consider updating your home with some smart home products showcased at the International Consumer Electronics Show. Here’s an article on some of the hottest products. Many of them may become standard in the years to come.


A few products from the in-depth article are:

Appliances with touch screens and other smart technology. Make sure they are Energy Star approved.

Nest Thermostats – controlled via smart phones and smart enough to know when no one is home via sensors

A wireless system and app to control a home’s lighting

Smart alarm systems with window sensors, motion sensors and cameras

Smart locks where the phone acts like a key fob


You may want to ask your First Weber real estate agent  what they are seeing in newly constructed homes or visit some open houses in newer subdivisions to get some ideas on how to use smart home technology. Today’s younger buyers will appreciate your efforts.

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