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CES 2024 – Smart Homes: Embracing New Users

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I had the opportunity to speak at CES 2024 at Parks and Associates summit. This was my 14th year in attendance at CES at 5th year speaking in some capacity. šŸ” CONNECTIONS Summit at CES: šŸ“Š Take a deeper dive: Desiree Mejia, Chief Operating Officer, SkyBellā­Consumers want to go through a trusted partner, like a security dealer or…

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S1 Ep. 1 Solving for Community WiFi and the benefits of Smart Apartments

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Smart apartments come in different shapes and sizes, but the goal is an enhanced living experience through internet-connected products. Traditionally, this required a costly and confusing infrastructure, especially in retrofit properties. Homebaseā€™s apartment solution simplifies all of this. Blake Miller, founder of Homebase, joined Robert Gaulden on the Solving for Multifamily podcast to discuss how a hubless approach to smart…

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Homebase launches ZERO down financing for Smart Apartment Solutions

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We’re excited to announce the Homebase Smart Apartment Financing Program supported by Hewlett Packard Enterprise Financial Services (HPEFS). This is a ZERO money down program with flexible 12-60 month terms, built specifically for apartment owners and managers looking to retrofit their properties with a fully managed smart apartment solution by and stay in budget. The COVID-19 pandemic has created…

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What are Smart Apartments and Why Theyā€™re the Future of Living

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Smart Apartments go well beyond devices, they’re a new approach to the entire multifamily experience. What does the future of living look like to you? High-tech appliances might come to mind, like robo-maids, holographic TVs, or flying cars that fold up into suitcases. But if current trends are any indication of whatā€™s to come, the future of living will revolve…

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Building a hubless future with the new T-Mobile Accelerator

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To create a truly smart building, connectivity has become the fifth utility. With 80% of mobile traffic starting and ending in a building, owners and managers depend on reliable cellular connectivity along with strong WiFi coverage to attract and keep residents. Until recently, deploying connected infrastructure to make a building smart with devices like smart locks or WiFi was expensive,…

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Smart Retrofits: Getting started post-Covid-19

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Apartment managers everywhere are trying to figure out how to manage their properties in the post Covid-19 world. Managing properties more efficiently, remotely and CONTACTLESS is on everyone’s mind. Smart technology can help, but retrofitting a community with technology can be a costly and complex project. Why Do a Smart Retrofit? Smart apartment technology gives residents and managers new ways…

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The Future of Multifamily Living, According to Generation Z

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As the CEO of a PropTech startup, Iā€™m constantly thinking about the future of living. How will our homes, apartments, and communities evolve? More importantly, what will our future residents want in their living spaces? Right now, no segment of the population generates more buzz than Generation Z. These 13-24 year olds will soon be the largest group of renters...
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