London’s leading estate agency joins forces with artificial intelligence pioneer to accelerate data analytics and modeling capabilities
September 28, 2021 – Boston, MA & London, England — Foxtons, London’s leading estate agency, has partnered with AI Cloud leader, DataRobot, to accelerate its data analytics and modeling capabilities to better serve customers as well as make more strategic data-driven business decisions.
Foxtons operates a network of more than 50 offices across London. Its business model already combines top estate agency experts and market-leading technology, including a sophisticated Customer Data Platform (CDP) to match buyers and renters with properties.
Foxtons will use DataRobot’s cutting-edge platform to build, deploy, and monitor artificial intelligence and machine learning (AI/ML) models at scale to manage and optimize operational processes and customer acquisition across the group. The initial phase of the partnership will focus on building an AI-powered recommendation engine which will help surface the best properties to customers.
“Foxtons is already the most advanced estate agent in the UK when it comes to how we use technology and data,” said Foxtons’ Chief Operating Officer, Patrick Franco. “This is a pioneering deal with a world leader in data science and AI to further build our competitive advantage and improve how we serve our customers. Our team will be able to do even more of what they are best at: giving expert advice to sellers, buyers, renters and landlords and getting them the best deal.”
“Foxtons is leading the industry with their focus on leveraging AI/ML to optimize all areas of their business,” said Steve Jenner, Chief Customer Officer, DataRobot. “We’re excited to partner with Foxtons and enable their journey to a truly data-driven organization.”
DataRobot AI Cloud is the next generation of AI. The unified platform is built for all data types, all users, and all environments to deliver critical business insights for every organization. DataRobot is trusted by global customers across industries and verticals, including a third of the Fortune 50. For more information, visit https://www.datarobot.com/.
Foxtons is proud to be London’s leading estate agency, with more than 1,000 sales, lettings, and property management specialists working across a network of more than 50 offices. Foxtons’ mission is to deliver exceptional service. It has the size and strength to reach more people, fueled by committed, expert teams and best-in-class technology, delivering consistently great results.