Smart devices — app-enabled door locks, lighting, thermostats, sprinklers — add convenience and can cut utility costs, but do they also add value to a home?

Yes, according to the UpNest real estate blog. Millennials, who represent the largest share of potential home buyers, and others want smart devices that save time and money, and alert them to problems such as voice-activated smoke detectors and moisture sensors.

“Not only can smart upgrades make your home more convenient and efficient, but they’ll also make it much more attractive to potential buyers in the future,” according to the blog.

In this week’s real estate gallery, we look at homes for sale with smart devices.

5703 S.E. Center St. in Portland’s Foster-Powell neighborhood is listed by Annette Hadaway

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