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  1. Form ideas

    The forms editor is very frustrating to work with. I'd love to be able to upload a form and have it retain the docx or odt format while still being able to utilize your strings (%fullname% for example.)

    Also, please make "all names" show all names.

    Thanks!

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  2. Multiple Worksheet Rent Roll for All Properties

    I would love to see a way to export an formatted HTML to Excel file for All Properties Rent Roll delineated into separate worksheets by owner. For Example, if I have 5 owners, I'd like a file that has 5 worksheets with each rent roll.

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  3. Transfers part of split transaction

    In the split transaction function, I should be able to "transfer" funds as part of that split transaction.

    When I make a mortgage payment, I can split it into three accounts:
    Mortgage Interest (charged)
    Principal Pay-down (transfer)
    Escrow Monies (transfer)

    Then the monies should be transferred to corresponding accounts that I have set up part of a mortgage.

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  4. Sync account with

    You have 4 different ways to sync accounts with City National Bank (CNB) through CNB's online service portals. However, I am unable to sync my CIC Total Manager account to my CNB account via their "Treasury Net" online portal which requests a Customer ID, User ID, and Password. Please figure out how to sync with CNB's Treasury Net because this is my only way of accessing my CNB accounts online.

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  5. Multiple folders for owners

    Ability to have multiple folders for property owners, e.g., leases, billing statements, repair receipts, etc.

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  6. Add zInspector inspection to tenant files with right click.

    zInspector inspection reports should have an option to "Add to Tenant Files" so we dont have to download and reupload to the tenant files.

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  7. Millage tracking for business

    It would be really nice when we put in an invoice, (Income or expense) if there was a line to add the millage associated with that invoice. so at end of year taxes we could print a report for the business expense for millage. Thank you very much! May be even an app for our phones so it tracks millage like that.

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  8. Work Order Due Date

    Can you add a due date to the work order form?

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  9. Auto calculation of property management fees.

    Have the property management calculation have 2 decimal places. Currently has 1.

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  10. Add inquiry by property

    Inquiry input able to be sorted by property for potential applicants/tenants to allow tracking for potential applicants. Add a way to email multiple tenants, applicants, inquiries at the same time.

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  11. App for property managers

    Need an app for property managers not just owners and tenants.

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  12. text unpaid rent

    it would be good if there was a way to automatically send out a text message to anyone with unpaid rent on the 5th of the month?

    more people respond to text than email

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  13. You have a great report for property performance, but you only give two options: 1 property or all properties. I would like to run one owner

    You have a great report for property performance, but you only give two options: 1 property or all properties. I would like to run one owner who has 20+ properties. I would like to run them together with this report, but not all we manage. Can you make it possible to choose multiple properties by the same owner but not all the properties?

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  14. Right Justify Numbers in Reports

    Please right justify the numbers in the Inc/Exp (and other) reports. This should be easy. Thanks,

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  15. forms

    Allow Docusign feature to have fill in fields along with signature lines.

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  16. Posting Periods

    There needs to be posting periods. I want to be able to pay my owners in February but it actually posts in January period. The way it is now I have to change the date on the disbursement to match that month and it makes it much harder to reconcile and at the end of the year.

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  17. User set up options

    In managers roles set up/configure, be able to pick what reports per tab a manager can have access to. I.e. Financial Reports allow only view EasyPAY completed and receipts report.

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  18. Schedule emails and text and recurring

    Ability to schedule emails and text, date/time and recurring.

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  19. General workorder templates

    Select from workorder templates

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  20. Fields are too small on web pages

    Several fields are not big enough to display their contents. E.g., The Income Account and Expense Account on the Properties page only shows part of the Account entries I made!

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