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Highlights from the Console Cloud Winter Release 2020

Console Cloud Winter Release webinar 2020

Last Updated on August 11, 2020 Console Cloud now offers the most comprehensive and efficient suite of software and apps in the Australian and New Zealand’s property management sector. If you missed the Console Cloud Winter Release webinar this August, you missed us demonstrating why that claim is true. Just here to watch the webinar?…

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5 reasons not to miss the Console Cloud Winter Release Webinar

Console Cloud Winter Release webinar 2020

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 What’s with all those Console Cloud quarterly webinars, anyway? If you’ve heard about Console Cloud (and if you haven’t, how?!) you’ll probably know three things about it: We started with a basic cloud product that we’ve continued to develop, upgrade and improve until we were the leading product in…

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Property Management Virtual Assistant become certified Console Cloud Partners

PMVA partners with Console Cloud

Last Updated on July 27, 2020   MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST HEADLINE: CONSOLE CLOUD AND Property Management VIRTUAL ASSISTANT PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT Lead Australian real estate software firm Console announces partnership with Property Management Virtual Assistant (PMVA) as certified Console Cloud specialists and partners, offering leading VA solutions. Console Cloud in-agency support and training is…

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Insights Plus sets new standard in real estate business intelligence

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 Traditional reporting vs business intelligence Reporting is an essential part of a successful business culture. Looking back on performance and identifying what worked and what didn’t is at the heart of how agencies refine their strategies. After all, it’s hard to know if you’re growing (or shrinking) as a…

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Owner Statements get an overhaul

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Last Updated on July 27, 2020 Owner statements got an overhaul this year. Last month we were all about inspections. This month, we’re kicking it up a notch by releasing a long list of improvements to owner statements. So without further ado, let’s get into the gritty details. Here’s what we’ve changed: 1. Consolidated owner…

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Keep it Simple Solutions become certified Console Cloud experts

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Last Updated on July 27, 2020 MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST Console Cloud partnership announcement with Keep it Simple Solutions Australian real estate software firm Console announces certification of Perth-based training organisation Keep it Simple Solutions. Keep it Simple Solutions becomes the second training organisation officially certified to provide Console Cloud training to real estate…

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Console Cloud + Inspection Manager integration

inspection manager integration with console cloud

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 Inspection Manager integration with Console Cloud announced Console Cloud creators Console Group announce their integration with much-loved property inspections software Inspection Manager. Console Cloud is the fastest-growing cloud-based property management software platform in Australia and New Zealand. Inspection Manager is a purpose-built app designed to make often arduous inspections…

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Maintenance Manager integration with Console Cloud

maintenance manager integration with console cloud

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST DATE: 29 April 2020 Brisbane, Australia Maintenance Manager integration with Console Cloud announced Console Cloud creators Console Group announce their integration with leading maintenance provider Maintenance Manager, owned by PropertySafe. Console Cloud is the fastest-growing cloud-based Property Management software platform in Australia and New…

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Education platform Nebula launches, Console Campus retires

Console Nebula course preview

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 Wednesday, 8 April 2020 Brisbane, Australia   Nebula: the start of your brilliant career Console launched its new digital learning platform, Nebula, on Wednesday 25 March, 2020. It is now home to all our Console product courses and webinars, events, partnerships and communities. In short, it’s got everything you…

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Movinghub Australia joins forces with Console Cloud

Movinghub press release

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST DATE: 10 March 2020 Brisbane, Queensland   Lead Console Cloud software developers Console Group integrate with leading international connections + utilities tech company Movinghub Australia. Console Cloud is the fastest growing cloud-based Property Management software platform in Australia and New Zealand. Movinghub is a…

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Console Cloud launches in New Zealand

Console Cloud launches in New Zealand

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST Date: 6 March 2020 Wellington, New Zealand   Console Cloud launches in New Zealand After supporting New Zealand agencies for over 20 years with server-based software Console Gateway, we are pleased to announce the official launch of Console Cloud. This industry-leading Property Management and…

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Complete Real Estate Services become certified Console Cloud experts

The CRES team become certified Console Cloud trainers

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST CONSOLE CLOUD AND COMPLETE REAL ESTATE SERVICES PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT.   Lead Real estate training specialists Complete Real Estate Services Qld (CRES) and Australian real estate software firm Console announce training partnership. CRES are the first real estate training specialists certified to provide third party…

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Console staff help wildlife affected by bushfires

Console staff raise funds for injured wildlife

Last Updated on May 1, 2020 Console staff help wildlife affected by bushfires The land of fire and brimstone If you’re an Australian resident, you don’t need a recap of the last 6 weeks. We are experiencing the nation’s single worst bushfire crisis on record, and it has been a literal hell on earth.  …

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Console Cloud first software to integrate with Victorian forms provider Forms Live

Console and Forms Live staff together for the launch of the integration

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 Media release for immediate broadcast 20 January 2020 Console Cloud becomes first Property Management software to integrate with Victorian compliant forms provider Forms Live. Leading Australian software firm Console today announced the integration of Victorian forms provider Forms Live with Console Cloud. Console Cloud is Console’s flagship SaaS enterprise…

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Welcome to Nebula 2019

Console Nebula: be brave. Be ready. Be There.

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 Welcome to Nebula Welcome to Nebula: Console’s first customer-exclusive summit held at the Brisbane Powerhouse in Brisbane, and live-streamed across Australia and New Zealand.  It’s an industry first, and an event so apparently novel that a number of attendees were still grappling with the concept of it. Nebula: it…

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Console Cloud mid-season product update

Console Cloud Mid-season

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 Console hosts a seasonal Console Cloud release webinar to launch and celebrate the biggest new updates to the platform. And although the Autumn Release Webinar is done and dusted (watch it here if you missed it), we’re bursting at the seams with new features—many of which we previewed in…

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Highlights from the Summer Release Webinar

Highlights from the Console Cloud Summer Release Webinar

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 Over the last quarter, we’ve given Console Cloud a real summer of love, with loads of new features and functionality. More than 300 of you tuned in to find out what’s been on the boil. But, in case you missed it, here are the highlights. Words, words, words. Show…

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Lock down your sensitive info, and then take a look at this.

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Last Updated on July 27, 2020 ‘Access all areas’ passes are exclusive for a reason. Locking down who sees your agency’s sensitive information is one of the simplest and most powerful things you can do to protect your business. It seems obvious to talk about the advantages of restricting user permissions in Console Cloud. For…

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New portal push to Homes.co.nz for WebChoice customers

New Zealand portal push for webchoice customers

Last Updated on August 6, 2019 New portal push to Homes.co.nz for WebChoice customers What do home buyers do before they purchase a property? It’s not a trick question: you know what they do. They research how much properties were previously sold for, recent valuations, and what other properties near it are worth. These valuable…

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Media Release: Console launches ANZ PropTech study

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 Media Release 25 January 2019 Console launches Australia and New Zealand PropTech study Today, Console launched the Australian & New Zealand 2019 PropTech Survey to more than 10,000 professionals within the real estate sector. The study is designed to understand how disruptive advances in property technology are affecting the…

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Console Pay: Save Time and Win Promotion

Console-Pay-Save-Time-and-Win

Last Updated on May 1, 2020 Console Pay Save Time and Win promotion Summer is peak lease renewal and vacate season in Australia. And if you’re a Gateway customer processing a tonne more new leases and renewals than usual, well, we can help get your year off to the right start. That’s because we are…

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Australia’s new decryption legislation: what everyone should know

Decryption legislation - what you need to know

Last Updated on February 8, 2019 Australia’s new decryption legislation: another dent in our digital privacy and security New legislation intended to fight crime gives government agencies the power to invade Australians’ digital privacy, and opens data to attack by hackers. Imagine Apple secretly giving the federal police access to all your iMessages on your…

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The Rental Arrears Workflow in Console Cloud

Rental Arrears Workflow

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 The property management revolution is here. That’s because the Rental Arrears Workflow has just been launched in Console Cloud. So let’s explain what the Rental Arrears Workflow does, and how it is going to deliver radical productivity gains for property managers.  You have probably heard of or used the…

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The Lease Renewals Workflow in Console Cloud

Lease Renewal Workflow

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 The property management revolution is here. Workflows have just been launched in Console Cloud. In this article, we explain what the new lease renewals workflow does, and how it’s going to revolutionise property management. Let’s start by explaining what a workflow is, in the sense that we talk about…

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Letting fee changes for New Zealand

Letting fee changes for New Zealand

Last Updated on May 14, 2020 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…

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Nhi Chang on being an early adopter

Nhi Chang on being an early adopter

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 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.…

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Highlights from the Spring Release Webinar

Highlights from the Console Cloud Spring Release Webinar

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 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,…

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Change logs for clear accountability

Console Cloud - Change logs for clear accountability

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 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…

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Spring Release Webinar registrations now open

Spring Release Webinar registrations now open

Last Updated on July 27, 2020 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…

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