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ButterflyMX Elevator Controls

ButterflyMX Elevator Controls

Watch the above video to see our elevator controls in action. We live in a world of convenience where access to anything is just a tap away. Unfortunately, that's not the case for building access. At ButterflyMX, we're changing that. Our goal is to provide secure,...

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How to Safely Reopen Amenity Spaces

How to Safely Reopen Amenity Spaces

Now that sheltering-in-place restrictions are being eased and the weather is getting warmer, residents are looking to get outside and enjoy their properties' amenities - like pools, barbecues, rooftops, etc. Listen as our Co-Founder, Cyrus Claffey along with Steve...

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ButterflyMX New User Registration Instructions

ButterflyMX New User Registration Instructions

If you live or work in a building with ButterflyMX, follow these five simple steps to get started.   How to register:   Step 1: Provide your email address to your property manager or building owner. (Note: only your building can provide you with access to...

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How to connect Alexa to ButterflyMX

How to connect Alexa to ButterflyMX

Read this post to learn how to open your door/gate using just your voice on your Alexa device.   Features Say 'Hey Alexa, open my front door/gate' to remotely open your ButterflyMX Smart Intercom.   Prerequisites A ButterflyMX account is required Must own an...

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Charting the PropTech Selection Process

Charting the PropTech Selection Process

      Step 1: Know your market   This is a no-brainer – and it’s true of every business in every industry – but the first steps to take when making a significant PropTech investment are to understand and know:   Your market The demographic you're addressing What their...

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How to connect Siri to ButterflyMX

How to connect Siri to ButterflyMX

Read this post to learn how to open your door/gate using just your voice on your iPhone or other iOS devices.   Features Say 'Hey Siri, open my front door/gate' to remotely open your ButterflyMX Smart Intercom. Once added, you can also use Siri as a Shortcut to open...

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Ensuring your Proptech Investment Pays Off

Ensuring your Proptech Investment Pays Off

  Since the first luxury multifamily building was constructed in New York City in 1830, developers, owners, and managers have been seeking new technologies to lower operating expenses, increase tenant retention, and reduce turnover — anything to improve the net...

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Amenities that Enhance the Tenant Experience

Amenities that Enhance the Tenant Experience

    "Why do tenants stay or go?” CREtech asked in a 2018 blog post.   Its answer: “The experience. Landlords master retention and recruitment by delivering top-notch user experiences. Space is not just a commodity. Tenants view their office, retail centers, and...

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