Essex+SmartRent

Welcome to Your New Smart Home

Discover Convenient Customization and Amazing Automation

Why SmartRent?

  • Live the Smart Life

    Smart home automation makes life easier. Take control of your schedule and let automation do the work for you. Customize your environment to turn lights off and lock the door when you leave. Conserve energy and save money by creating schedules for when you’re not home. Let smart home technology provide the convenience, comfort, and control you deserve.

  • Stay Connected, Near or Far

    Enjoy the conveniences of smart home technology. Control climate settings from afar, monitor who comes and goes from your apartment, issue entrance codes remotely—with a smart device-enabled apartment you can easily do all this and more from our convenient mobile app.

  • Smart Home Devices

    Simplify your life! Whether you are at home or halfway around the world, you can connect to all your smart home devices through one easy mobile app.

    • Keyless smart locks – digitally grant access to your guests
    • Remotely controlled thermostats – control your thermostat settings for maximum comfort and efficiency
    • Smart outlets – connect your choice of appliance for a more energy-efficient home
    • Automated leak detectors – 24/7 leak monitoring and automatic maintenance deployment if water intrusion is detected

    *Not all features are available or supported in every property.

The Resident Experience

We have curated a best-in-class experience for residents living in SmartRent-powered communities with our collection of smart home apartment solutions every resident will love to have.

  • App screenshot of thermostat in auto mode
  • App screenshot of access codes
  • App screenshot of Good Morning scene playing
  • App screenshot of smart home activity
  • App screenshot of smart thermostat schedule
  • Download on Apple App Store
  • Download on Google Play

Welcome to the Smart Apartment

  • Smart Apartment

    Take a Tour!

  • Door Lock

    Our locks offer a completely keyless entry. Use access credentials or your phone to get in!

  • Thermostat

    Remotely turn your air conditioning on/off or set a schedule to save money!

  • Lighting

    Control the lighting from your phone for a more energy efficient home.

  • Shades

    Have your shades automatically open in the morning to help you wake up.

  • Camera

    Make sure Fido isn’t jumping on the couch while you’re at work!

  • Voice Assistant

    Connect your favorite voice assistant to all of your devices. Ask it to play a scene.

72Welcome Home. Playing “Good Evening” scene.REC

Your Privacy and Security Matter

  • Privacy Matters

    SmartRent is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. Your community’s manager does not have visibility into your device usage, such as when you locked your door or adjusted your thermostat, and we do not sell your data to anyone at any time.

  • Security Matters

    We encrypt our connection using ciphers compliant with industry standards. We keep up to date on security incidents so we can update our software in order to combat any threats.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Learn more about our software, data and security policies.

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