Texas Builder Brings Tech to Multi-Family Developments

Lennar Multifamily Community’s Justin Foster is embracing the Summit’s new elements to help LMC become a multifamily tech leader. The 2018 TecHome Builder Summit, held from Dec. 5-7, was the largest in the event’s five-year history. In its return to the Phoenix Convention Center, 251 of the United States’ and Canada’s most progressive high-volume,...

2018 TecHome Market Pulse Survey IDs Industry Trends

The survey of homebuilder executives shows the industry’s attitudes about a variety of tech topics. The annual TecHome Market Pulse Survey allows homebuilders to understand the latest tech trends with data compiled from some of the top builder executives from around the country. This year’s survey allows builders to see the industry pulse on...

Mill Creek Finds Video Intercom Solution at TecHome Builder Summit

A scheduled meeting between a representative from the multifamily developer and ButterflyMX led to a partnership on two new Texas properties. For Mill Creek Residential, the 2017 TecHome Builder Summit came at a perfect time. The developer was in the beginning stages of a couple multifamily projects in Dallas and there was the ability...

Deako Smart Lighting Brightening Up Arizona Development

At last year’s TecHome Builder Summit, Shea Homes leaders recognized the opportunity presented by Deako, and now they are offering its products as standard in a new community with the potential for even more. For builders looking to entice buyers with smart home options, there is some financial risk by including high-priced tech products...

With Builders’ Help, Aquor Exploding Into New Markets

The Aquor team met with scores of luxury builders at the 2017 TecHome Builder Summit, and those contacts are helping them reach new distributors in previously untapped markets and change their overall business strategy. It didn’t take long for the Aquor Water Systems team to reap the rewards from its sponsorship of the 2017...

Offering Standard Tech Packages Can Lead to Upgrades

Homebuyers increasingly want tech options included in their homes, and starting with standard package options can lead to more upgrade sales later. As the average homebuyer trends younger and younger, the need for builders to include tech in their homes is increasing. One session at the 2017 TecHome Builder Summit was designed to help...