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  1. pics with text

    Allow pictures to be accepted with the online texting.

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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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      • Sub accounts for the type of transaction

        It will be very helpful to have sub accounts under either income or expense sort all type of transaction by cash ,credit cards,checks ... and Can be viewable under accounts tab .

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        • Send Group Message to tenants in 1 Unit, not just whole building

          Group Messages for all tenants in 1 unit. We can only do group message to a whole building right now.

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          • Share file from general folder to multiple tenants

            Need to be able to share a file in the general folder with multiple tenants. Helpful for your customers (us) and also has to save a lot of space on your servers instead of having the same set of files added for every tenant - times a bunch of users

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            • PROPERTY MANAGER APP

              App for Property Managers since we are on the road and on our phones too.

              16 votes
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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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                • App for Property Managers

                  I want an app for Property managers to log into on the go.

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                  • Credit Card fees to Tenant instead of Property

                    I think when the tenants pay the credit card convenience fee it should not go to the property tab, but to the tenants tab only. In my opinion, it is not income to the property, but to the managment company and a corresponding expense should be posted to the tenants tab to offset the fee income.

                    I am doing all these manually right now, but would like to see Rentec automatically post to tenants only and perhaps add the corresponding expense automatically. It sure would save me a ton of time changing all those credit card payments.
                    If anyone at…

                    8 votes
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                    • SALES TAX- LIABILITY ACCOUNT AND CHARGE AS RENT W/OPTIONS TO BILL 5 DAYS PRIOR AS WELL

                      PLEASE- following feature
                      I need to add sales tax as a liability because this needs to be paid out to the state as well as we need to be able to record the payment to that liability account. We also need the ability for the sales tax to show up 5 days prior like "rent" as I just had a client short pay rent because the charge does not show until 1st which caused tenant to short pay and this will create major problems.

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                      • Text/ email when a text comes through Rentec

                        It would be great to add functionality that would notify when text messages come in. This could be done by sending an email each time that a text gets a reply or by doing a forward to a text number. This would help utilize this platform for communication with tenants better and keep all the information housed in one spot.
                        Tyler

                        11 votes
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                        • Customizable reports

                          Customizable reports : there are now custom fields and we need to be able to get that data out in a report (not the one page reports that you guys have today)- but a real report.

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                          • Reporting Tenants to Credit Reporting Agencies

                            Report Tenants eviction and non payments to credit reporting agencies. Other Tenant screening companies support this.

                            6 votes
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                            • Mobile friendly

                              When generating a report on a mobile device, specifically an iPhone, you can not scroll the page that pops up. When you try to scroll to the bottom of a long report, it moves the background page and not the report window that pops up. This makes the bottom of any long pop up page impossible to see. Also, please make the bottons and links larger. Im guessing most people use this software on their phone to quickly mark rent collected and capture expenses. I constantly have to zoom in and scroll around on different parts of every page to…

                              4 votes
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                              • Automatic Forte Deposit reconciliation

                                If you use Forte, when Forte deposits amounts, the system should automatically notate which deposits were made and put them into deposited funds. The deposited funds should clearly notate the date deposited and how deposited (via forte). Forte has all this data so pulling it in should not be an issue. Then there should be some sort of reconciliation process to allow users to do a manual reconcile to bank statements (quickbooks does a nice job of reconciliation)

                                4 votes
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                                • print multiple income/expense statements

                                  The ability to print ALL income/expense statements to one pdf file. So 70 properties would yield an income/expense pdf statement for 70 properties ( 70 pages). As it is now, I have to print this statement 70 times, once for each property.

                                  2 votes
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                                  • Copy/Clone Properties

                                    Would be nice to be able to copy/clone a property. I have dozens of 4units that all need to be set up the same way. Would be cool to do one and then replicate.

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                                    • Create multi year Operating Statement

                                      Can you make a multi year Operating Statement. It could look just like the one out there but with years instead of months in the columns. Great for looking at year over year income/expense trends.

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                                      • More Commercial Friendly

                                        Add a commercial tab on the website that separates my residential from my commercial properties. Be more commercial friendly in general.

                                        4 votes
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                                        • tenant charge back

                                          allow us to do a tenant charge back directly from the checking account as well from the property account

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