Blyng launches first WhatsApp AI chatbot

Proptech start-up Blyng has launched an AI WhatsApp chatbot to help UK estate agents generate more leads. Blyng, which is backed by LiFE Ventures, Pi Labs and Ascension Ventures, has developed what the company claims to be the first AI chatbot in the UK property industry. The chatbot will enable customers to ask questions on WhatsApp and generate leads for agents. Rightmove, Zoopla and OnTheMarket have used Blyng’s WhatsApp chatbot. Julien Vidal, founder of Blyng, said: “We are proud that the virtual assistant has been adopted by leading UK estate agents.  “The chatbot becomes smarter and more informed after