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One of us: Matthew Wilson

One of us Matthew Wilson

Fast facts Job title: Business Development Manager. Time with Console: 18 months. Potato Scallop or potato cake: Scallop. Is that a real question? Last book you read: Richard Branson’s biography, Losing my Virginity. That’s the real name of the book. Sacred sports team: Sydney FC! About Matt Wilson Matt Wilson grew up in the eastern…

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Letting fee changes for New Zealand

Letting fee changes for New Zealand

New Zealand abolishes letting fees for tenants from 12 December 2018. As of 12 December 2018, property managers cannot charge letting fees to tenants. That’s because New Zealand’s parliament has just passed The Residential Tenancies (Prohibiting Letting Fees) Amendment Act. Under the Act, charging letting fees to tenants will be an ‘unlawful act’, and penalties may apply.…

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Infographic: How property managers are using the Console App

Infographic: How people use console app for console cloud | blog | technology

The Console App In April this year, we released our first app. Built to integrate with Console Cloud, the app schedules and records inspections from your smartphone. The app then talks to Console Cloud, and uploads that information live to your records. That’s the beauty of cloud-based property management software: instant information transfers. Besides transferring…

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Nhi Chang on being an early adopter

Nhi Chang on being an early adopter

Why Technology Won’t Replace You Nhi Chang brings her passions for real estate, agile development, and technology to everything she does. As a self-identifying early adopter and advocate for #proptech (property technology) Nhi is an all-round dynamo. And that’s why we are thrilled to read her recently published article. If you haven’t already read it,…

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Highlights from the Spring Release Webinar

Highlights from the Console Cloud Spring Release Webinar

We’ve launched more than 340 improvements and new features in the last 12 months. The pace of development for Console Cloud and our new apps accelerates with each passing day. In the last 12 months alone, we’ve made more than 340 improvements to our premier platform, Console Cloud. Typically, we’ve highlighted our best new features…

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Clean desk, clear mind: how your agency can go paperless

Clean desk, clear mind: how to go paperless

Clean desk, clear mind You’ve heard this advice before: go paperless. You have probably also heard the reasons why. To go paperless means instant cost savings, conservation of space, and less time spent looking for files. It’s a win for data security too, with the right protections in place. Digital files are harder to steal,…

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Change logs for clear accountability

Console Cloud - Change logs for clear accountability

Accountability matters. That’s why we built the Change Log in Console Cloud. Historically, agency principals had a bit of a time of it trying to identify who made changes to files in their property management system. They had no precise, easy way of knowing if sensitive information had been compromised, or if someone had committed…

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Spring Release Webinar registrations now open

Spring Release Webinar registrations now open

We’ve launched more than 323 improvements and new features in the last 12 months. The pace of development for Console Cloud and our new apps has increased exponentially. In the last 12 months alone, we’ve made more than 323 improvements to Console Cloud. And as the speed with which we continue to release new features…

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Console Pay now available in Cloud

Console Pay Available in Console Cloud

Do you find rent arrears a pain in the… neck? Console Pay (powered by Ezidebit) continues to be our most popular rental collections solution. The agencies who love it have used it to successfully reduce rent arrears, bank fees and receipting times. We think that’s the best. Console Pay enables rent from tenants to be…

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