Smart Kitchen with connected appliances and camera monitoring

Home Buyers- How Much do You Know About Smart Home Tech, and How Much do You Want?

Home Buyers- How Much do You Know About Smart Home Tech, and How Much do You Want? What to Look for and What to Consider. It would appear that everyone is in the game of making our homes smarter and Amazon is as always, a major player. Amazon Key in-home delivery attempts to put the… Read More

smart phone and tablet either side of green or energy saving earth symbol - smart home, energy saving, energy efficient, electronics - Bill Salvatore, Arizona Elite Properties - 602-999-0952

12 Entertaining and Energy Saving Home Gadgets and Gizmos

12 Entertaining and Energy Saving Home Gadgets and Gizmos A couple or three of my favorite home-enhancing gadgets aren’t on John’s list below. They may not be labeled state-of-the-art or even technology but they are most certainly energy-saving and entertaining. Black and Decker Thermal Leak Detector I love to see my work bench covered in… Read More

new construction discount - Bill Salvatore, Realty Executives East Valley - 602-999-0952

Building a Home? Do This, Not That

Building a Home? Do This, Not That. Which home designs will yield the best results in terms of lifestyle and value? According to D.C.-area homebuilder, Miller & Smith, the following trends will change the way we occupy our living space. From technology innovations to creative ways to bring the outdoors in, the following do’s and… Read More

Outline of home with smart technology, tablet, phone, thermostat and upward arrow indicating increasing value - Bill Salvatore, Arizona Real Estate - Arizona Elite Properties 602-999-0952

Video: 3 Ultra Modern Fixtures for a Futuristic Bathroom

We’re big fans of smart home technology. Not only is it a lot of fun but there are tons of practical, energy conserving and money saving features that are easy to incorporate into your day-to-day life. As home technology matures it’s getting less expensive as well. In addition to the awesome ideas in the video… Read More

Outline of home with smart technology, tablet, phone, thermostat and upward arrow indicating increasing value - Bill Salvatore, Arizona Real Estate - Arizona Elite Properties 602-999-0952

Smart-Home devices can put your privacy at risk.

Smart home thermostats, connected kitchen appliances and the fitness monitors we’re all wearing offer many amazing benefits, but all those connected devices can also create privacy risks, a report from the Federal Trade Commission says. FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez predicts 2015 will be the year we start hearing about smart home hacking. “Connected devices that… Read More