Posts Tagged ‘gateway’

The ultimate pre-holiday checklist for property managers

The Ultimate PM pre-holiday checklist

You made it. It’s almost time to go on holidays. If you’re logging off for the rest of the year pretty soon, make sure you’ve got these items ticked off your list first. So let’s get to it: The Ultimate Pre-Holiday Checklist for PMs—no matter which software you’re using. 1. Make sure you’ve rescheduled any routine…

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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

Property Management App

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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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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Viatek ScanAssist and Console Gateway are made for each other

Console Gateway and Viatek ScanAssist partnership

We are excited to announce that Console Gateway is renewing its partnership with Viatek ScanAssist. ScanAssist is a data capture program that reads text and barcodes from batch scanned invoices, and automatically creates transactions in Gateway. Wondering what this means for you? Together, Gateway and ScanAssist shave a significant amount of time off EOM procedures by…

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Things to consider when setting up payments with your financial institution

setting-up-payments-with-your-financial-institution

The payments landscape within Australia is changing rapidly. Non-cash payments, such as bank transfers and direct debit, now account for over 70% of all transactions. Consumers, driven by security, convenience and reliability, are making electronic payments the norm for everything from childcare and utilities to rent and streaming services. Both customers and businesses can benefit…

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Winning property management wars: proving your value to landlords

Property Managers & Landlords

It’s every property manager’s worst nightmare: losing clients to cut-price operators. You can’t match their fee structures—and you wouldn’t want to—but there’s more than one way to take them on. Competing on price is a race to the bottom. Even if you keep your clients, there’s only one way to go from there, and that’s…

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