In the past couple of decades, we’ve gone from relying on corded phones for the bulk of our communication to tiny computers in our pockets that are capable of dozens of simultaneous communication functions. If smartphones were one of the major tech developments of the 2000s, the next big step in the 2020s is the development of smart homes. Smart home automation is a win for all parties involved. Companies all over the world are developing new technology that makes our homes truly convenient, peaceful, and worry-free environment. The smart home is making a major impact on the real estate industry.
Smart Home Tech for Homeowners/sellers
Studies show that 81% of buyers prefer homes with at least some type of smart technology. Buyers are willing to pay more for features such as network-connected thermostats, security systems, lighting automation, entertainment automation, and even smart appliances. All accessories improve energy efficiency, privacy and make the home safer. There is also exterior technology like watering systems and patio and yard lighting. Homeowners can increase the value of their homes significantly by having smart home technology.
Smart Home Tech for Vacation Rentals
There has been an explosion in smart home tech for vacation rentals. Using a suite of different vacation rental tech tools you can increase efficiency, lower costs, and improve the guest experience. Smart technology can provide key-less entry. Not only does the key-less entry provide increased security for the property, but it also allows the owner to remotely monitor the unit while letting the guest enter freely without the hassle of a physical key. Give them voice-controlled music and TV, key-less entry, and smart thermostats. Provide a digital house guide for in-home tablets for vacation rentals. Not only does it allow you to offer all of the house details to your guests, but it also can help vacation rental owners upsell additional services and goods to vacation rental guests during their stay. It will pay off hugely. You will be providing an amazing experience for your guests with the addition of smart home technology.
Smart Home Tech for Property Management Companies
Equip your communities with a modern edge over the competition. It would be wise for all managers to consider the full range of benefits and offer smart tech features when developing a property. Smart home products are often considered a “luxury” for apartment residents, but soon will b the norm. The primary goal is to create a seamless and convenient lifestyle for tenants. Efficiency and lower cost with smart home thermostats. Increase the availability of Bluetooth options and a smart key entry. You can also use smart tech for controlling the entryways, patios, and business center lighting of your property. With just the click of a button, this will make things easier for all your property employees. Consolidation everything into one main control area is a huge benefit. Implement a few basic smart technology accommodations, to your property it will lead to a decrease in the vacancy rate and give your property an A-1 rating.
The sheer amount of consumer interest generated by smart home technology means the world’s biggest tech companies and innovators have entered a race to outdo one another. That means bigger, better smart home tech is constantly being developed to match our digital needs and the industry is on a tremendous upward path.
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About SimpTech Solutions
SimpTech Solutions operates as a residential and commercial electronics systems design and integration firm to deliver simple, flexible, and feature-rich technology solutions for customers across Northern Kentucky and Greater Cincinnati. Why Choose SimpTech Solutions? Because we listen to you! Once we fully understand what you want, we can put together a solution to fulfill all your needs and your greatest desires.
- Guidance – The knowledge to educate you on the latest technologies available and discuss how they might benefit your lifestyle.
- Personalization – The skill to create or upgrade an electronic system that is uniquely yours.
- Convenience – All work from design to installation to user training is done for you. We handle all the details to bring you a great end result.
- Integration – The expertise to unite several separate electronic components together so they function as an easy-to-use cohesive system.