Written by Erik Wantland

Last published at: December 9th, 2020


Capture rental leads from Zumper and engage them through Follow Up Boss to increase lease signings and conversions.

Popular Ways to Use the Integration

Get In Front of Renters & Get Leases Signed


From quick, automatic dissemination to your best agents to instant text messages to engage leads in the moment, Follow Up Boss helps you convert more rental leads than ever.

Stay Top of Mind for Their Next Move


Whether you want to convert them into a homebuyer or start reaching out a few months before the end of their lease, our timed action plans stay in touch at the right time so you don’t have to even think about it.

Quickly Call Through Rental Leads


Have a lot of eyes on your rental listings? Getting leads on the phone is the key to signed agreements. Dial through all of your leads automatically using our Call Lists.

How Zumper Connects to Follow Up Boss

Available integration types:


 (Best full integration) 

Email Parsing

 (Gathers data found in emails only) 


 (Third party) 



Office 365, GSuite, and Gmail users:

Leads will flow into Follow Up Boss automatically. Ensure you have enabled Inbox Lead Processing.

Alternative Setup:

You'll want the Zumper "new lead" email alerts sent or forwarded to your Follow Up Boss lead routing email address, which you can find on the Admin>API page here: https://app.followupboss.com/2/api

You can create an auto forwarding rule in your email inbox that forwards the "new lead" email alerts from Zumper to your Follow Up Boss lead routing email address.

The steps for creating an auto forwarding rule in Google Mail are below (most email providers have a similar feature):

To forward Zumper leads to your Follow Up Boss lead routing email address:

1. In Follow Up Boss, go to the Admin>API page: https://app.followupboss.com/2/api

2. Copy your Follow Up Boss lead routing email address (the address should end with @followupboss.me).

3. Go to the Settings page in your Google Mail account

4. In the Settings page, click on the Forwarding and POP/IMAP section.

5. Click "Add a forwarding address":file-4YG8SQAiuO.png

6. Paste your Follow Up Boss lead routing email address (from the Admin>API page: https://app.followupboss.com/2/api)

7. Click Next.


8. Google will ask you to verify the forwarding email address. When it sends the verification message to yourFollow Up Boss lead routing email address, Follow Up Boss will forward the notification to you. You can find the confirmation link in the forwarded message, and you'll want to follow Google's steps in that message to confirm your forwarding email.

9. In your Google Mail inbox, open a recent "new lead" email notification from Zumper.

10. Click the three dots in the upper-right corner of the message, and choose "Filter messages like this"


11. Click "Create filter"


12. Choose the option to "Forward it to:" and choose your Follow Up Boss lead routing email address, then click "Create filter"


The next time you get a notification email for a Zumper lead, it will be automatically forwarded to your Follow Up Boss lead routing email address. That allows our system to parse the email and create the lead automatically for you in Follow Up Boss.

About Zumper

Zumper helps people find apartments and homes for rent.