Use Cases


Managing Property and Texts
17 May 2017

Managing Property and Texts

The first place I ever saw the real estate world was from a car seat in the corner of my Dad’s property management office. As a young child, I remember watching him handle maintenance requests and working with owners. There was always something going on, another crisis to coordinate and handle.  By the time I was 18 I was in the office as an employee...

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Texting for Real Estate Agents (and Teams)
16 May 2017

Texting for Real Estate Agents (and Teams)

By sharing a business number with your team you are less likely to feel permanently tethered to your phone by the fear of missing an important call or text. As real estate agents we know how hard it is to juggle everything we have going on not to mention trying to get a break with the constant phone calls and emails keep us up at...

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Texting for Real Estate Firms
15 May 2017

Texting for Real Estate Firms

The top reasons for client dissatisfaction is slow response time followed by not being communicated with in their preferred way. I don’t have to tell you that today, with the online home search, Home buyers or sellers are already committed to the home buying or selling process when they finally contact an agent. This means they are ready to hit the ground running. In fact,...

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For the Auto Mechanic
11 May 2017

For the Auto Mechanic

Businesses often call you when they need a simple “yes” or “no” answer. Auto mechanics are no different.  Whether they are asking if you want to go ahead with an air filter change, new brake pads, or swapping out a transmission, they often are calling to ask for confirmation.  We know the people they call are not just waiting around for that call, so how can...

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Texting for Educators
10 May 2017

Texting for Educators

Many educators (teachers, principals, professors) have seen a shift over the last few years from phone and email to text as a primary immediate communication.  When something needs communicated, educators are more often relying on the immediacy of texting. Today my wife and I were changing who was picking up one of our children and a simple text to her teacher is the preferred medium. What...

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The Manager Use Case
09 May 2017

The Manager Use Case

Every time we share with someone about Hoptree, we learn of new use cases.  A popular one that has been coming up lately (especially in the realm of retail and food service) is the Manager use case.  The youngest generation of workers from ages 16-28 heavily rely on texting.  This means that employees are using text to talk to the managers consistently. The problem occurs when...

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