Whether you are at home or on vacation, it is natural for you to want to Improve Your Home’s Security. Even if no one is hurt, a break in can be an emotionally traumatic event and insurance doesn’t always cover the associated costs. Protect your most important assets: your family and your home by upgrading your home’s security with smart tech installation, fencing, and lights around your landscape.

Improve Your Home’s Security: Install Smart Tech

With the development of technology, installing smart tech is a great way to protect your property. Smart tech can include smart locks, alarm systems, automatic lights, cameras, and any other automated feature that will help protect your home from unwanted visitors. Anytime someone enters your property, the systems can alert you and you can identify whether they are a threat or not. Cameras can be especially useful to identify criminals before or after a crime takes place. Criminals are much less likely to break in when tech measures are put in place to monitor and make it more difficult for them to succeed.

Put Up a Fence

Another safety feature to improve your home’s security includes putting up a fence. There are numerous safety benefits to having a fence around your home. A fence clearly outlines the boundaries of your property and often scares off any potential intruders. Friendly neighbors will also be much more likely to report suspicious activity if they see someone hanging out or trying to get inside. Putting up a fence around your property will be the first layer of defense in your home’s security system.

Improve Your Home’s Security: Light up Your Landscape

Installing outdoor lights is an excellent way to deter vandals and burglars. Motion-activated lights will turn on when they detect movement. Criminals and unwanted pests, like racoons, do not light bright lights revealing who they are. It is much more difficult to hide in the shadows for an ambush or break in when there are no shadows to hide in. If you are concerned about energy cost savings, there are plenty of outdoor solar-powered lighting options available.

Your family’s safety and your home’s security should be at the top of your priorities. Sleep comfortably or go to work relaxed knowing you have put in the effort to mitigate any potential break-ins. Install smart tech, put up a fence, and light up your landscape to deter any unwelcome visitors from stopping by.

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The Southwest Florida Real Estate Investment Association is the leading source of SWFL real estate investing events that provide investment education and networking in southwest Florida. We analyze the housing market and foreclosures and provide information, education and networking events in order to build a network and knowledge base for investors and potential investors. Our members include real estate agent, brokers, investors, hedge fund managers, rehabbers, wholesalers and more.

Our SWFL REIA General Meeting is held in Fort Myers where we provide education on hot topics in investing and an opportunity to enjoy the camaraderie of your fellow investors. You’ll get a chance to ask for advice from successful real estate professionals and even make a few deals on your latest projects.

To become a member, anyone can register as an individual, a couple, or a corporation. Being a member opens the doors for endless networking opportunities, advice from members with decades of experience, new ideas from entrepreneurs, camaraderie with those just beginning, and deals and contracts done in the meeting room. For those interested in Cape Coral rental property investment and/or Fort Myers rental property investment, SWFL REIA will be able to provide a network to help launch a successful investment career.

The SWFL REIA is known and respected as a source of current, actionable and useful information about the housing market in the area that we meet.

We meet twice a month.

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One of the premier sources for real estate investing networking and education is the SWFL REIA. In the real estate world, the SWFL REIA is different in that they do not do information product sales. Their meetings are focusing on the best ways of investing in real estate by collaborating with other property investors who are sharing their experiences.

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