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In the early 90s Billy Crystal starred in a movie called City Slickers.  There was a poignant scene where actor Jack Palance explains the secret to life to Billy’s character Mitch.  “You know what the secret to life is? One thing. Just one thing. Once you figure it out, you stick to that.” At BetterBot we take that sentiment to…

Is your site looking like Las Vegas?

I used to fly into Vegas three or four times a year.  I especially loved coming in at nighttime and seeing all the bright lights, flashing neon signs and the general busyness of people milling around.  That’s definitely fun when you’re preparing to land and spend some time in the Sun City. What’s not fun is when you’re thinking of…

BetterBot Announces Intelligent Appointments w/ COVID Protocols

  My how the Covid-19 pandemic has changed our thinking of how to conduct business today. And it was inevitable that it would change how Multifamily communities engage prospective renters. For that reason, BetterBot is officially announcing the Industry’s first and only true automated Intelligent Appointments solutions with COVID protocols. “Pre-COVID we booked appointments with the assumption the prospect would…

How Much Time/Money is a Bot Really Saving?

During the course of a typical conversation around bot technology, a question that often comes up is, “How much time and money is a bot really saving me?”  It’s a difficult question to answer because there’s really not one answer.  There are three answers.  Let’s start with answer #1: The Work Let’s look at what a typical bot does in…

A BetterBot Needs Better Advisors

Company announces official multifamily advisory team Atlanta, GA, July 9, 2020 – BetterBot, the leader in Conversational Leasing™ technology in the Multifamily Industry has officially announced its newly formed advisory board. “I’ve been in the Multifamily Industry for more than 20 years and have been fortunate to meet some of the keenest thinkers and up-and-comers our Industry has to offer,”…

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What Is Robotic Process Automation?

Through the use of specialized software, you can eliminate repetitive tasks from your team’s workload. As technology continues to advance, humankind is finding more efficient ways to use emerging technology to simplify and eliminate repetitive tasks. One such advancement is the ominously named robotic process automation, which leverages software to make repetitive tasks a thing of the past. While RPA…

The Fight Against COVID-19 Is the Moment Robots Have Been Waiting For

Whether they’re falling into fountains, knocking down toddlers, or losing a fight against an unruly drunk, when robots in office spaces make headlines, it’s often because of a comical mishap. But, our troubled robotic operating buddies may have finally found their moment. In the time of COVID, when limiting human interaction in offices and public spaces is paramount, landlords and…

Phones in Hand, Leasing Teams Take On Marketing

Live virtual tours help apartment operators sign prospects in peak moving season, according to industry experts. The onset of COVID-19 in mid-March could not have come at a more inopportune time for apartment operators. The sector’s spring and summer peak leasing season was set to begin, but stay-at-home orders largely restricted apartment communities from providing tours to prospective tenants. The…

Chatbots & Multifamily

Do you use chatbots to provide prospective residents with information about your property or specific units? Here are some reasons you might want to. Chatbots seem to be popping up everywhere nowadays. And not just Alexa, but those helpful “people” who IM you on every site to help with customer service. These are certainly not new. Back in the Stone Age…

Webinar–From Scaling Back to the Comeback: Marketing During COVID-19

Ben Faunce, senior customer success manager at SOCi, discusses how marketing has been affected during the pandemic and what leaders should be doing going forward. Clear communication and a strong online marketing strategy are more important than ever as multifamily property managers navigate the COVID-19 crisis. Multi-Housing News hosted a 30-minute “Snap Session” webinar last week with Ben Faunce, senior customer success manager at…