According to an article in Forbes by Jamie Gold, what’s trending with Boomers is smart home technology. Surprising to some, seniors are very much at home with the newest trends in smart homes.
“There is a misconception that older adults are tech-adverse. In fact, technology is already a central part of life for older Americans, and the connection with their devices is only expected to grow,” observes Rodney Harrell, AARP’s vice president of livable communities and long term services and supports.
Controls can be voice activated making it much easier for buyers to enjoy their new home. Smart technology covers everything from faucets to lighting to temperature control.
So the next time you are out home shopping, you might look into what’s available in smart home technology.
To read the entire article go to forbes.com. The article is titled “Boomers and Seniors Finding Great Benefit From Smart Home Technology” by Jamie Gold.