Smart technologies are coming
The architects are said to be witnessing rapidly changing client requirements in the integration of smart technologies into homes, reports RIBA.
64% of the respondents anticipate increased demand for integrated broadband/ wireless communications systems, 44% an increase in the use of programmable lighting and 42% an increase in the installation of integrated sound and vision.
The survey is based on information supplied by a total of 250 RIBA chartered practices that are active in the housing design market.
Read the full survey here: RIBA Future Housing Trends 2015.