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These 4 Tech Upgrades Will Help Sell Your Home

Technology in your home can go a long way in helping get it sold. Here are four ways to easily upgrade your home tech to appeal to more buyers.

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Technology can go a long way in attracting buyers when selling your home. If you're thinking about selling your home, I have four ideas on how to incorporate technology and get more buyers through your door, no matter your home's price.
  1. Smart thermostat: When you're away from your home—especially if you have multiple heating or cooling units—it helps with climate control.
  2. Surveillance: I'm talking about cameras and security systems to keep your home secure while you're away. There are some dated security systems out there that you can't turn on or off remotely, which can be an inconvenience when selling your house.
  3. High-tech kitchen appliances: For example, you can get no-touch faucets or a refrigerator with low grocery indicators. Can you imagine having a smart refrigerator that tells you that your milk is getting low? Maybe your Coors Light is running low and you need to make a beer run. 
  4. Upgraded entertainment systems: You can get a Savant system to control TV, music, and security all from your smartphone. 
I hope you learned something new today that could help you sell your home. If you have any questions I can answer or you're thinking about selling your Chicago house, give me a call or send me an email. I'd be happy to help.

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  1. Dear,
    I read your blog, its really awesome,
    I am seeing that you are selling home. I have also a site related to you.

    if you have your home available for purchase, and you don't absolutely have to sell your own home, then do not, because with all of the competition, it's going to be extremely difficult.
    Buying and selling property today is about personal needs, not profits.
    selling real estate


  2. Michael,
    All excellent points. We've seen these improvements help sell homes 1st hand.
    My company Sound & Vision can help bring your home into the modern age.
    BTW If you're in need of a realtor Michael LaFido should be your 1st stop. Hardest working realtor in the industry.

    Eric Schmidt
    Founder & CEO
    Sound & Vision-Setting The Standard Since 1992