According to The Residential Specialist, it’s a home with network-connected products ( Wi-Fi, Bluetooth) for controlling, automating and optimizing functions such as temperature, lighting, security, safety or entertainment, either remotely by a phone, tablet, computer or a separate system within the home itself.”

“The definition also requires a property to have either…

• a smart security feature (like smart locks or cameras), or
• a smart temperature feature (smart thermostat), and
• a reliable internet connection,

…and at least two more smart features:

• lighting
• fire/carbon monoxide detectors
• entertainment systems (such as smart TVs or streaming services)
• appliances
• heating/cooling system, or
• outdoor features (like watering systems)”