Get Smart: 3 Stylish High-Tech Havens

With systems that can monitor and control climate, media, lights, window treatments, and security from nearly anywhere in the world, these three smart homes set high—and high-tech—standards for the finest in modern living.

Consummate California Contemporary

 Michele Altman | Sotheby’s International Realty – Carmel Brokerage

Filled with light and crisp, clean lines, this eye-catching Pebble Beach residence is quintessentially contemporary. Its distinctive semicircular floor plan offers four bedroom suites—including an owner’s suite with a wraparound deck, two walk-in closets, a gas fireplace, and an ocean view—a gourmet kitchen, and sophisticated living and entertaining spaces, many with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the artfully designed outdoor spaces. The home’s state-of-the-art technology includes a Sonos sound system, a whole-house gas generator, a DoorBird smart doorbell, and stylish Lutron window shades and blinds.

Sleek, Smart, and Sophisticated

 Jeffrey Hobgood | Sotheby’s International Realty – Beverly Hills Brokerage

This eye-catching contemporary residence enjoys a prime location on a convenient corner lot. The primary suite, its balcony, and the enviable upper-level deck ​​bask in views that stretch across the city. On the main level, Fleetwood glass doors open to a luxurious backyard with a soothing pool and spa and space for alfresco dining. A Control4 system operates many of the home’s systems, from lights, sound, window shades, climate, and security to the driveway gate and pool and spa controls.

Lofty, Light-Filled Living

 Chris Poore | Sotheby’s International Realty – Downtown Manhattan Brokerage

This chic two-level home in the stylish Village Mews cooperative benefits from the building’s location on a lovely tree-lined street in Greenwich Village. In addition to a private courtyard garden and designated parking, the two-bedroom residence enjoys a generous living and dining room with lofty ceilings, a streamlined chef’s kitchen with Thermador appliances and a banquette, and ample storage space. Smart amenities include a Nest system that controls multizone heating and air conditioning, Lutron lighting, and built-in Sonos speakers.

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