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Which generation is big on smart home technology?

November 12, 2014Amy Canfield

MADISON, N.J—Question: Who is most willing to spend money on smart home technology? Answer: The Millennials, those consumers born between 1982 and 2000. That's according to a recent survey conducted by ERA Real Estate and HGTV. Overall, 2,437 consumers participated in the survey this past August. Forty-six percent of the respondents said they believe it is important that their current home or the next home they buy be equipped with smart home technology; 51 percent said they would...

Baby Boomers, Charlie Young, ERA Real Estate, GenXers, HGTV, Millennial, Physical Security, Residential Security, Security Systems News (SSN), smart home technology

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ADT Pulse a feature of 2014 HGTV smart home

March 27, 2014SSN Staff

BOCA RATON, Fla.—ADT on March 26 announced a renewed partnership with HGTV to showcase the latest innovations in home automation, monitored security, energy efficiency and smart home design throughout the 2014 HGTV Smart Home Giveaway. ADT's Pulse solution will be integrated within the 16th-century design of this year's smart home, which draws inspiration from the English cottage-style homes seen throughout the suburban neighborhoods of Nashville, where the home is located. The 2,400-square-foot,...

ADT, HGTV, Jack Thomasson, Tom Murray

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