Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

Artificial intelligence is here. While the technology has plenty of runway to grow and adapt, tools utilizing AI technology are already available in the market. This ranges from investment tools, where AI can analyze data to make investment decisions, to AI assistants that can help with leasing. While the technology is new, companies are already seeing strong adoption because AI has the ability to significantly help with workflow and handle basic needs.

AppFolio, for example, recently launched a leasing assistant, and is seeing strong interest from property owners for the technology. “Apart from handling all incoming prospect queries, business owners using Lisa rely on her for other important aspects of the leasing process,” Elliott Burris, VP at property management software company AppFolio, tells GlobeSt.com. “As mentioned, Lisa does help initially vet prospects so that leasing agents aren’t walking into showings and having to turn prospects down who don’t meet the leasing requirements.”

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to GlobeSt and other free ALM publications
  • Access to 15 years of GlobeSt archives
  • Your choice of GlobeSt digital newsletters and over 70 others from popular sister publications
  • 3 free articles* across the ALM subscription network every 30 days
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM events and publications

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?

Kelsi Maree Borland

Kelsi Maree Borland is a freelance writer and editor living in Los Angeles whose work has appeared in such publications as Travel + Leisure, Angeleno and Los Angeles Magazine.

More from this author


Join GlobeSt

Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join GlobeSt.com now!

  • Free unlimited access to GlobeSt.com's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join GlobeSt

Copyright © 2020 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.