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Custom Home Builder: Differentiate with Smart-Home Tech, But Keep it Simple

TDI Homes in Arlington, Va., advises simplicity in installation, interface, form factor. Standardizes on VSSL multiroom audio systems, with Control4 and Leviton control for security and home automation.

Jason Knott · March 20, 2018

NAHB Forecast: Home Starts up 5% in 2018, Bolstered by ‘Political Climate’

NAHB forecasts single-family home starts will up 5% in 2018, thanks in part to ‘pro-business sentiment in Washington’, but MDU starts will fall.

Jason Knott · January 26, 2018

Residential Remodeling Spending Expected to Grow 7.5% in 2018

Harvard University Joint Center for Housing Studies predicts residential remodeling activity will hit $340 billion, up 7.5%.

Jason Knott · January 24, 2018

Comcast Xfinity Rolls Out MDU Smart Home Program

Cable giant Comcast packages smart home devices, services to create ‘simple solution to an advanced network’ for multi-dwelling unit (MDU) developers.

CE Pro Editors · January 15, 2018

Legrand Lighting Controls Selected for Major New-Home Development in Fla.

Neal Communities to install Legrand’s P&S electrical products, lighting controls and specialty outlets in 1,200 Sarasota-area homes per year, with Legrand Radiant lighting offered as upgrade.

CE Pro Editors · December 18, 2017

Smart Home Communities – Smart Bet or All Hype?

Smart home community trend is taking off. What can manufacturers, installers and dealers do to catch the tailwind?

CE Pro Editors · November 13, 2017

Core Brands Rallies Around Elan at CEDIA

Core Brands focuses on Elan with new Elan Flagship Program, video-over-IP solution, 12.5% rebate program, builder program and two new slick Elan remote controls.

Jason Knott · September 22, 2017

The State of the Smart

Get more business by teaming up with some unlikely allies.

Advertorial · April 26, 2017

Elan Builder Program Courts Dealers, Builders and Buyers

Core Brands and Elan to provide homebuilders with a range of entertainment and control solutions for new homes. Learn more about the program through workshop webinars.

Robert Archer · March 27, 2017

Rayva Adds Jeff Zemanek to Team

Former Lutron, Clare Controls exec and past president of CEDIA Jeff Zemanek has joined the executive team of Rayva as vice president of sales.

CE Pro Editors · March 06, 2017