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Viken is a software developer specializing in web and mobile applications. When not at the computer, he enjoys the wonderful climate of Southern Oregon and all the outdoor activities that it offers. His coding and activity time is fueled by a plethora of organic, natural foods and Yerba Mate tea.

Rental Listings IFrame – Add Rental Listings To Your Website

Rental Listings IFrame – Add Rental Listings To Your Website

The following article is related to advanced programming features for your property management website.  This article was written to provide guidance to your webmaster or website designer. Adding Rental Listings to Your Custom Property Management Website While Rentec Direct provides a free property listings website to clients, another option is to create your own website […]

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Rental Listings JSON API – Add Rental Listings to Your Custom Website

By on February 13, 2018 in Product Updates with 0 Comments
Rental Listings JSON API – Add Rental Listings to Your Custom Website

The following article is related to advanced programming features for your property management website.  This article was written to provide guidance to your webmaster or website designer.  Rentec Direct is unable to provide support regarding advanced website programming for a website that was created outside of the Rentec Direct system. If you have questions, please […]

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Now Accepting File Attachments on Rental Applications

Now Accepting File Attachments on Rental Applications

When a prospective renter visits your online rental listings and decides to apply for a property, you may request additional documentation such as a copy of a driver’s license or paycheck stub as part of the application. Rentec Direct’s software now supports file attachments to online rental applications. Your prospective renters will be able to […]

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New Renters Insurance Options Available in Your Rentec Direct Software

New Renters Insurance Options Available in Your Rentec Direct Software

Rentec Direct is excited to announce a new feature that will help your renters protect their belongings by offering renters insurance within your property management software through a new partnership with Sure, the leading agent of renter insurance policies.   Rentec Direct is pleased to partner with Sure to help customers purchase and manage insurance […]

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New Landlord Forms Templates Added To Your Software

New Landlord Forms Templates Added To Your Software

Landlords and property managers often have to use standardized forms to communicate with tenants regarding things like lease violations or notices to pay rent or quit. Rentec Direct just added a new feature to the forms editor allowing users to load templates for commonly used rental forms and customize the forms according to their needs. […]

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Allow Renters to Enter Account Info for Online Rent Payments – New Feature

Allow Renters to Enter Account Info for Online Rent Payments – New Feature

Rentec Direct’s newest feature gives your renters the option to enter their own ACH information (bank routing number and account number) to streamline the sign-up process and increase adoption rates for online rent payments. If you use Rentec Direct’s EasyPay merchant services to collect rent payments online, via echeck (ACH) or credit card, the sign-up […]

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New Feature: Tenants Can Attach Photos to Work Orders

New Feature: Tenants Can Attach Photos to Work Orders

A new feature from Rentec Direct allows your tenants to take a picture of a maintenance problem with their smart phone and attach it to a maintenance request or work order in the Tenant Portal. The ability to attach photos to work orders will help illustrate the problem and provide additional help to landlords or […]

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Intelligent Property Sorting and Summary Page Updates – New Feature

Intelligent Property Sorting and Summary Page Updates – New Feature

Update 7/6/2017:  We’ve further updated the sorting technique to handle more unique cases where both numeric and alphabetic data exists within a property or sub-unit name.  The same sorting is also now applied to property drop-down selectors system-wide. ### A new update to your Rentec Direct software provides a new automatic sort order option so […]

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System Update: Renaming Files and Rotating Images

By on May 2, 2017 in Product Updates with 0 Comments
System Update: Renaming Files and Rotating Images

We’ve put the finishing touches on a couple of new features that are designed to save you a bunch of time. You can now rename your uploaded files and rotate images any time after you have uploaded them. All you need to do is right click on any image thumbnail or any file name in the […]

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Enhanced Permission Control For Multiple Account Users

By on December 13, 2016 in Property Management Software with 5 Comments
Enhanced Permission Control For Multiple Account Users

Rentec Direct is glad to announce an update to the system that allows precise control of permissions and account access for sub-users. If your employees have specific areas of responsibility in managing your rental business, you now have the ability to ensure they can only access areas of the system and its information pertinent to their jobs. […]

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