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  1. Send and receive MMS

    Send and receive MMS picture messages from tenants, owners and vendors.

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    • Invoice number in reference line to print on check

      The check number in the reference box should print on the check, rather than having to put it in the memo line!

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      • forward text replies to my cell phone

        When a tenant replies to text message that I've sent out, I would like their reply fowarded to my cell phone.

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        • Link for cancelling ach checking info

          The link to cancel previous checking info for ach should be made more visible for tenants to find it

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          • Report window not wide enough

            using Safari on Mac OS X 10_13_4 ...

            viewing an operating statement report which has many columns as you know. The report sub-window is not wide enough to show all the columns
            making it worse...

            when I try to print it, it gets cut off the the size of the sub-window. So I thought to export it to Excel and all that happens when I request that it a PDF (with the truncated view) goes to my Download folder

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            • tenant accounting page from cell phone

              it would be good to be able to access the tenants accounting page from a mobile phone

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              • Vendor Log-in, update orders, invoices, receive ACH payments

                Vendor log-in page so they can see work orders, update orders, upload invoices and images (before and afters), and also receive ACH payments.

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                • Enter the expected move out date, but do not have the system automatically move them out.

                  It would be helpful if we could place the tenant on notice but the system did not automatically move tenants out on that day. This way if anything changes with their move out, makes it easier to just change the expected move out date, vs having to keep moving the tenant back in. Expecially helpful when it is a situation of a hold over tenant/eviction process.

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                  • Excel Spreadsheet-Property Column Addition

                    When I click accounts, then click on the actual account, click download this data, an excel sheet opens. If only when that excel sheet opens, it would have an additional column that would list the property location for each transaction. This would be very helpful.

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                    • Tenants : Messaging screen improvement

                      Tenant: Messaging
                      Is it possible for Rentec to add a "TO" column which displays the email address the messages were sent to on the Tenant:Messaging screen?
                      The web address path displayed on my browser for this screen is:
                      https://secure.rentecdirect.com/owners/commbox.php#

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                      • Financial Reporting needs an update

                        Financial reporting needs an update. Should be easy to do. I am amazed CICTotal has made it this far with the current reports. The go to financial statement needs to be the Profit & Loss Statement. Change the name and title of the current "Income/Expense Report" to be "Profit & Loss Statement" Not sure if the current name choice was an attempt to avoid responsibility for producing inaccurate financial statements or what, but it is definitely curious. I would be reluctant to show the current statements to a client or partner. Currently I am exporting to excel to change the…

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                        • Financial Reporting needs an update

                          Financial reporting needs an update. Should be easy to do. I am amazed CICTotal has made it this far with the current reports. The go to financial statement needs to be the Profit & Loss Statement. Change the name and title of the current "Income/Expense Report" to be "Profit & Loss Statement" Not sure if the current name choice was an attempt to avoid responsibility for producing inaccurate financial statements or what, but it is definitely curious. I would be reluctant to show the current statements to a client or partner. Currently I am exporting to excel to change the…

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                          • Button to stop late charges for a tenant

                            Add a button to stop late charges on a tenant

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                            • Mass/Group email to all delinquent tenants

                              I believe it would be a great idea to create a feature where it enables any PM company to submit a mass email to all delinquent tenants with a past due balance.

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                              • Auto-Save Feature

                                Is there any way I can enable Auto-save.
                                when I'm typing something and forget to click (save change) I have to retype it over. sometimes after 30 minutes of work unsaved.
                                is a lot of work to retype it . almost everything now a day is auto-save.
                                I hope to see that feature some day here in Renteck.
                                thank you

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                                • owner info in property info

                                  Please allow users to enter owner info in the property window. As it is now, the owner email , phone and name when you hover BUT there doesn't seem to be a way to change that information.
                                  We need to have Michael Hernandez email changed to info@realinvestments.com; we change it in the owner account but it doesn't reflect in the property info.

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                                  • property type report

                                    Please allow reports to be reviewed/printed with distinction between residential and commercial properties.

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                                    • Need Merge Field for Rental Property address so we can put in emails (subject line)

                                      Please I have posted this over a year ago. Please create a new merge field for the Property address - two merge fields One with Street Number Street Name
                                      And another of full Property address of property.

                                      I like it in the body of email and I always have the tenants last name along with the property address in Subject line.

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                                      • Mileage Tracker

                                        I would love a way to track my mileage I drive within each property. I have to use a stand alone excel document that I don’t use as frequently, so I often forget to add it. It could be a simple box that gets easily updated on each property screen. Just a thought. Love the software.

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                                        • Complete overhaul of Online Application

                                          I think each property should have an "Application" section like "marketing info" so we can customize the application for specific needs.

                                          -Option for Commercial Applicants vs Residential
                                          I need business name, articles of incorporations, etc for commercial applicants - things I dont need for residential and there are things for residential I don't need or want for commercial tenants.

                                          -Ability to set up custom App fees.
                                          Currently only have one option. Each property should have the option for custom application fees. Commercial tenants would be priced differently than my single family properties. Also, I manage an apartment complex which would…

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