Technology

Buyer’s guide to property management software

https://www.console.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/CG00622_Buyers-Guide_Ebook_v2-260320.pdf

Introduction to the buyer’s guide to property management software Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, agencies are moving faster than ever to cloud-based property management software platforms so they can work remotely in the coming months. While admittedly this new ebook, Buyer’s guide to property management software, was written for agencies with more time up their sleeves,…

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What is your NPS, and how can it help slow landlord churn?

NPS and why landlords leave

Preventing landlord churn Keeping owners on your rent roll has never been more important. We’ve spoken before about the rising importance of customer experience in property management. And while we’re experiencing a pandemic right now, rest assured that there are, and still will be landlords, renters, and property managers—during the crisis, and after.  How that…

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How Console Cloud Empowers Working From Home

Recently, and perhaps unsurprisingly, we’ve been fielding lots of questions from our clients about working from home. That’s why we created a no-nonsense guide to how to make the most of it, which you can find here. But alongside this general advice, there’s plenty that Console Cloud can do to help make this shift easier…

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Your No-Nonsense Guide to Working from Home

WFH

While working remotely has become almost ubiquitous in some industries, it’s still building traction in property management. Unless you count fielding calls from tenants, owners, and colleagues on your mobile, that is. But in an increasingly connected world of cloud-based software and integrated smartphone apps, many agencies are embracing a more flexible way of working.…

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Highlights from the Summer Release Webinar

2020 Summer Webinar

In our mission to power greater success for property managers, trust accountants, and principals across Australia and New Zealand, we’re constantly adding new features and upgrades to Console Cloud. And the last three months were no exception. From an upgraded lease renewal workflow and Forms Live integration to brand-new key management and KPI reporting capabilities,…

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6 Trends hitting real estate + property management in 2020

2020: 6 marketing trends you'll want to know about in 2020

2020 will not be the year of AI, but you’re sure going to hear a lot about it. While AI, augmented reality and things like blockchain work on closing the gap between market promise and market reality, plenty of other important trends are set to hit the Australian real estate sector in 2020. Here are…

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Highlights from the spring release webinar

Cloud Webinar

It might be the tail end of the year, but there was no lack of fresh features in Console Cloud this spring… Let’s take a quick look at what we showed off. As always, if you’d like to skip straight to the recording we won’t hold it against you.   Less reading, more watching. Show…

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What are workflows in property management software?

workflows in console cloud property management software: a conceptual snapshot

What is a workflow exactly? Workflows are simply a smarter way of managing property management processes in real estate software. That’s why workflows tend to be named after work processes that most property managers already do. Take for example some of Console Cloud’s workflows: there’s one each for maintenance, tenant on-boarding, lease renewals, vacates, inspections,…

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How to get the most out of Plezzel if you’re a WebChoice customer

Webchoice customers

Real estate marketing isn’t everybody’s schtick. But every real estate business, if they intend to survive, needs a marketing engine to drive new leads, property managements, and sales.  But where to begin? Such a significant barrier to entry for many businesses is the amount of set-up costs, and the lack of integration of new tech…

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Highlights from the winter release webinar

Cloud Webinar

The Console Cloud Winter Release Webinar was our biggest yet, in more ways than one. With more than 700 live viewers, flash new production equipment, and (most importantly) an absolutely feature-packed release, this was not a webinar to miss. But if you find yourself needing a recap on what’s new to Console Cloud this season,…

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