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  1. WORK ORDERS

    PULL UP WORK ORDERS BY TENANT NAME AND NOT JUST BY ADDRESS.

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    • pre paid rent

      Pre paid rent and mgmt fees. Prepaid rent should auto post on next month along with mgmt fee

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      • User set up options

        Under user set-up. Expand the customization to allow specific reports from each report heading. For instance, financial reports, allow or not allow access to CAM report, operating statement, so on.

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        • Set-up expansion

          In set-up. Allow admin to allow specific reports from each category. For instance, under financial reports allow or not allow access to CAM reports. Instead of allowing access to all financial reports.

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          • Choice of properties in a Report

            When selecting properties to be included in a Report, I need a way to select say 2 properties out of 12 vs ALL (master unit) or just individual properties. Most software programs allow holding down CTRL and clicking individual properties to be in a report, but this doesn’t work in Rentec.
            Example: I want to assess profitably of rentals on a certain street vs those in another section of town. OR, those by a certain owner in an inclusive report.
            Please consider adding this common feature.

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            • Workorder

              make workorder trackable better. be able to give vendors access to upload pictures of work. Better workorder reporting.

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              • Designate payments

                We would like for the tenant to be able to designate part of payment for rent and part for a propane fee. In other words, payments could be designated for categories that we are charging besides the monthly rent. Thank you.

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                • Accounting assets and liabilities

                  It would be very helpful to be able to track assets and liabilities. This is the only thing missing from your software that would allow me to do a complete accounting of my businesses. Please consider implementing. Thank you!

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                  • General workorder templates

                    Select from workorder templates

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                    • Combine existing transactions into a split transaction

                      ACH payments and and check payments are often deposited in a bank account as a single lump sum consisting of multiple payments. A simple combine dialog with check boxes to include individual payments into a single parent split transaction with a date and memo, NOT TAKING the tenant info of the first item (as happens now if you modify a split transaction, which is also frustrating).

                      Currently, we can't even use automatic rent-payment-based management fees since there is no way to do that in a split transaction scenario. We have to delete any entries by ACH or otherwise, create a…

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                      • Add "Birthday Field" for all Tenants and Landlords with a reminder pop up, so we can call them to wish them Happy B-Day

                        Add "Birthday Field" for all Tenants and Landlords with a reminder pop up, so we can call them to wish them Happy B-Day

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                        • credit reporting of tenant payment history.

                          tenant incentive tobuld credit: offer credit reporting of tenant payment history

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                          • Reminder on Assistants summary page

                            I have my assistant set up as a user but it does not seem that she can see the reminders on the summary page. Can this be done or added? It would be very convenient for both of us to see all reminders. I have tested this every possible way, adding her email and phone number and she has not received any reminders.

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                            • Owner Account Info on Header of Deposit Slip

                              I use multiple bank accounts to write checks and print deposit slips. When I print a check the account's owner information prints correctly on the upper left of the check BUT for deposit slips it defaults to the company contact info. Please update the system to consistently print the owner's account info on both the checks and the deposit slips. Thanks.

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                              • Add Owner/Landlord to eSign signatures

                                Add Owner/Landlord signature option to eSign documents.

                                Certain states require BOTH the landlord and the agent/manager to sign documents for a valid lease.

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                                • more efficient expense catergorization

                                  within the expense section there should be the ability to several select similar tranascations and change all of there criteria (building, catergory, etc) all togother rather than one at a time.

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                                  • income expense hyperlink summary numbers

                                    hyperlink eincome expense summary numbers so we can drill down to see what items make up that number. allow us to click on one of those items to correct it if necessary and return to report screen

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                                    • customize tenant history view for tenant portal

                                      ability to limit history that tenants see thru their profile. example. ytd or 3 months or 6 months. etc.

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                                      • Attachments

                                        In post income or post expense it should allow user to attach more than one document.

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                                        • Allow Owners to Make Payments to Property Managers

                                          Allow Owners to make payments to property manager (for repairs, bills, fees, etc.)

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