SOURCE: Elgrande International, Inc.

July 09, 2007 09:34 ET

Intelligent Living Corp. Completes State-of-the-Art Smart-Home Project

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwire - July 9, 2007) - Elgrande International (OTCBB: EGDI) announced today that the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, Intelligent Living Corp. (ILC) (, recently completed a comprehensive smart-home project in a $4 million designer residence located on prime Lake Okanagan waterfront property in Summerland south central British Columbia. The home is owned by one of the principals of Avenue Communities, a leading multi-unit developer in Greater Phoenix with over 3,500 units in development. The home is the lead property of a planned multi-unit development that includes 200 condominium units and 60 town homes.

The system includes integrated lighting and security features with multi-point video surveillance, high-end home theater components and a Russound distributed audio video system delivering six sources into 10 independently controlled zones including 2 home theaters. The project uses Stealth Acoustics invisible speakers to deliver theater-quality sound without any visible openings or components. The system is controlled through multiple HAI touch panels located throughout the home and includes secured remote access and control through wireless PDA or Internet-enabled PCs. The $140,000 project included system architecture design, coordination of architectural features with the project architect and owner, structured wiring, equipment supply and installation, commissioning, and training.

Murat Erbatur, Chief Operating Officer of Elgrande International, commented, "This was a challenging project that required marrying functional requirements and physical components into the design of the home to achieve an architectural statement. From the concept stage forward smart-home features were key elements of the design. We had to create a system that offers un-compromising quality, integration and design forward aesthetics. The result is a showcase presentation that delivers leading edge performance and functionality. We expect that the design features pioneered in this project will carry forward into the upscale condominium and town home projects currently underway."

ILC has ongoing contracts and relationships with a number of builders, primarily those developing high-end condominiums and gated communities, and established associations with industry leading technology partners.

About Elgrande International

Elgrande International, through its wholly owned subsidiary Intelligent Living Corp. (, specializes in designing, supplying, installing, upgrading and servicing home automation and commercial presentation center solutions including: structured wiring, security and safety systems, internet access, remote monitoring, lighting and climate control, and distributed audio/video systems. The Company offers both wired and wireless technology for single and multi-unit new construction and existing buildings, using both traditional component and Windows Media Center based systems. ILC has been supplying custom IT solutions since 1994 and home automation solutions since 2003. The Company has offices and demonstration suites in Phoenix and Vancouver and ongoing projects in southwest BC and the greater Phoenix area.

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This press release may include forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These statements include "We expect that the design features pioneered in this project will carry forward into the upscale condominium and town home projects currently underway" and are based on the Company's current expectations as to future events. However, the forward-looking events and circumstances discussed in this press release might not occur, and actual results could differ materially from those anticipated or implied in the forward-looking statements. Risk factors include, lack of liquidity, availability of product, uncertainty concerning market acceptance of its designs, competition and other risk factors as outlined in the Company's SEC filings.

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