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  1. add 1099 field to List Vendors & Payees

    Allow a "Vendor" to be classified as a payee. Add a Show Payee check box so they can be hidden and allow them to be hidden on reporting.

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    • Customize Receipt

      I would like to customize the receipt form to show tenant's address.

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      • Property Manager info.

        We get many calls each day from potential tenants asking if a particular house is still for rent or not. There is no easy way for us to figure out who the property manager is. It would very beneficial for us to be able to quickly glance at the property and find out which manager is in charge of it.

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        • Move workorder to different property

          Move workorder to a different property

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          • Improved Statement

            The owner account statements in Rentec really suck. They need to show more detail and it would really be nice if we could add a comment section. I do my owner statements manually and that is a shame since we pay so much for our rentec program. Is there anyway you could make some improvements.
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            Sherry
            Magnolia Rental Management

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            • Easier way to post/recall notes on tenants, owners, service providers

              Easier way to log and recall notes on conversations with tenants, property owners and service providers.

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              • Automatically scroll back down

                I hate when I go into any property or tenant to edit it, that when am done it brings me back to the top of the page. I would like for it to go back to where I was, so I don't have to keep scrolling back done to where I was, just to start over again after editing another one.

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                • unable to delete a category I added

                  I added an expense to "chart of accounts" called "Taxes". I didn't see the default "Taxes" account. When I tried to delete the erroneous one, it would not work. I changed to "Taxessssss" and then it allowed me to delete it.

                  Im sure they are just checking the name and since there is a "default" account it didn't recognize that this was a user created account.
                  Also, it would be nicer if they "numbered" the default accounts in the same order they show on schedule e

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                  • texting vendors from work order

                    vendors should be listed in their own area for use in scheduling and completing work orders. you should be able to text and / or email the work order details

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                    • Calculation of late charge

                      Need to be able to apply non-rent related charges, i.e. Utilities, to tenant without having the charges subject to a late fee being charged.

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                      • Late fee Fix

                        When it comes to late rent payments you have to click on each late fee individually, and say you're on vacation and don't have access to input rent it could become a hassle deleting all "late fees" individually and something needs to be created to where multiple transactions can be deleted at the same time.

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                        • Report Flexibility

                          More customization is needed in Reports. Can currently select all properties or one. This limits the analytics possible. I'd like to be able to exclude units that are under rehab. Or report by unit type. Or by zip code. That's just a few examples

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                          • Multiple Owner Logins per Property

                            Multiple Contacts/Logins for each Property. When one owner is unavailable (i.e. Military), the other owner needs to login, but can't get through verification without the primary owner. We should be able to set additional owners up with portal access.

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                            • Have option to Send work order notices to owner

                              Have option to Send work order notices to owner

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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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                                • Rent Roll (enhanced) bug

                                  On the enhanced rent roll report, the Market Rent column shows the summation of vacant and occupied units even if you do not select "show vacant units" in the report options. The math needs to be corrected.

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                                  • Availability for Tenants to have access to specific forms in Tenant portal

                                    Making specific form like adding roommate request, pet request, certain changes to lease forms available to to tenants in tenant portal with Docusign capabilities.

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                                    • tenant initiated background report.

                                      Have prospective tenants initiate there own background checks with out my intervention based on defaults that I chose. Also have the tenant's background reports (credit, criminal, eviction, etc.) put into one report.

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                                      • Owner Statement Condense

                                        Condense owner statements

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                                        • 3 day notices

                                          There should be a way to see past and present 3 days notices that we have posted on the tenants property

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