AE Ventures Expands TecHome Builder Summit to Semi-Annual Frequency, Adds Segments

Spring and Fall editions of #1 builder technology event will now host sales, marketing, design and production technology solution decision makers. Builders all over the country are embracing technology like never before, incorporating an increasingly broad and deep assortment of technologies into their homes and adopting powerful new technology solutions to market, sell, design...

TecHome Builder Summit Helps Top Builders Catch the Next Wave of Home Technologies

Hundreds of high-volume, multifamily and luxury homebuilders gather to update their strategies and incorporate an increasingly broad assortment of technologies into their offers. The 2018 Summit was the largest and most successful in its five-year history, with 251 high-volume, multifamily and luxury builders joining together at the Phoenix Convention Center from Dec. 5-7 for...

TecHome Builder Summit 2018 Keynote: The 2020 TecHome Vision

2020 is right on the horizon and it will be a big year for the TecHome. In this keynote, we take a look at what will be the state of the market and what will be state-of-the art, not only with the tech inside the home, but with the tech that will be selling...

Olibra Makes Builders’ Standard Home Devices Smart

Representatives from the company and its BOND product held quality engagements with high-volume and luxury builders, which have led to meaningful next steps for all the builders with whom they met. At the 2018 TecHome Builder Summit, there were representatives from 123 vendor companies from all areas of home technology in attendance to meet...

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...

For Summit Veteran, There’s Always Something New

Chad Williams of Pepper Viner Homes has attended nearly every TecHome Builder Summit, and though he’s learned a lot, he manages to always find something he didn’t know. The TecHome Builder Summit, much like technology itself, evolves every year. With each new edition of the event come timely general session topics, a different mix...

Best Overall Brilliance Award Winner Values Recognition From Peers

Delta Products’ multifunctional fan earned the Best Overall TecHome Brilliance Award at the TecHome Builder Summit in December. At the 2017 TecHome Builder Summit, the TecHome Brilliance Awards were presented to companies that were deemed to be best accelerating the application of residential technologies. In total, 21 products and communities were recognized for their...