KB Home, Google to offer smart home system with built-in Google assistant

KB Home (NYSE: KBH) has announced the launch of its KB Smart Home System featuring Google Assistant that leverages technology to help make daily living easier, more efficient and more enjoyable for new KB homeowners, the company said.

The first-in-the-industry partnership with Google will be initially implemented at select KB Home communities, where customers can experience the convenience, advanced connectivity and integrated technology features of the KB Smart Home System.

The builder´s KB Smart Home System provides a robust ecosystem that can integrate an ever-expanding selection of compatible devices and features, many of which will be available in select KB Home Design Studios.

Powered by Google Assistant, KB homeowners can control the functionality of their smart home features, automate routines to their individual preferences, and live more comfortably in their new homes.

The KB Smart Home System will be included with new home sales at select communities, in Denver, Colorado; Las Vegas, Nevada; Jacksonville, Florida; and Orange County, California, and its components will also be available as options to KB homebuyers at the KB Home Design Studios in those markets.

KB Home is one of the largest homebuilders in the United States, with more than 600,000 homes delivered since 1957.