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Tim K

Joined July 2017
39 posts

Feature Requests » Payment Schedules

What I've learned is don't hold your breath waiting for these unscheduled features to be added. They have been talking about multiple payment and scheduled payments for about 3 years if not more. I'v…

(Posted May 5, 2022 5:25 PM)

General Help and Questions » Credit Card Processing Surcharge

The only thing I can think of is boosting ALL your rates by 3% and then creating a 3% discount code that guests can enter at checkout if they pay by check/venmo/etc. Not sure if OR discount codes can…

(Posted Sep 15, 2020 3:30 PM)

Feature Requests » Special requests and simple task management

What about using a custom field? Use it as a basic text entry and include the notes you'd normally want reminders for. Then set up a trigger to email YOU a week/day before the stay and include that c…

(Posted Sep 8, 2020 12:45 PM)

Feature Requests » Text notifications for bookings

[quote=Rich S][quote=AbiquiuVacation]Any way to get a text message when a booking comes in...[/quote] Sending a text to yourself when a booking comes in might be simple depending upon your cell carr…

(Posted Sep 8, 2020 12:42 PM)

Feature Requests » Payment Schedules (Variation)

It will make my life much easier when you guys roll this out. I know it's been in the works for a while. Any update on am ETA?

(Posted Jul 9, 2020 12:30 PM)

General Help and Questions » Is there a report that will show Custom Fields?

I use the Custom Fields on all my bookings and would like to be able to review them without having to go one by one through the bookings. I can't seem to find a booking report that will display custo…

(Posted May 28, 2020 12:04 AM)

General Help and Questions » Call out page and cancellation policy

Isn't that just something written into your agreement? I'm not sure where else you'd want to have that? OR doesn't have the ability to initial clauses in an agreement, just e-sign the whole thing.

(Posted Nov 2, 2019 10:27 AM)

General Help and Questions » Creating a secure custom form in OR to request for ID

My thought is to create a workaround until OR gets something implemented. You could set up an "ID upload template" in OR. In the template, include a link to a document upload site (like dropbox) and …

(Posted Oct 9, 2019 12:45 PM)

Feature Requests » Cleaning Field Not Date

I agree. Adding a text field in addition to the date field would be really helpful and presumably a simple addition(?). For me, assigning a cleaning date is not enough outside of peak season. During …

(Posted Sep 16, 2019 9:29 AM)

General Help and Questions » Payment via Check

Depending on where you are, you may be allowed to charge a fee for credit card payments (California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, Oklahoma and Texas—and Pue…

(Posted Aug 13, 2019 10:17 PM)

Feature Requests » Would like to see a "maximum days in advance" booking block for individual OTA's (ie limit VRBO to 90 days out, ABB to 120 etc)

I have all my calendars set to allow bookings to a max of 350 days out. But with VRBO switching me to "delayed payments" like ABB does I would like to block them for any bookings over 90 days out. I …

(Posted Aug 13, 2019 10:13 PM)

Feature Requests » Support for multiple locks on a single property?

I know cleaning and SMS were delayed....any news on this feature?

(Posted Jun 18, 2019 4:05 PM)

Feature Requests » Payment Schedules (Variation)

[quote=Ted L]One of our properties is a beachfront properties and lots of reservations are made 12 months in advance. When someone is a repeat guest for the summer, I take the initial deposit mid No…

(Posted Apr 26, 2019 12:33 PM)

General Help and Questions » Email Templates - text?

[quote=JTVRs]Email to sms gateway, not sure what that is I am assuming that it will be designed to universally designed to work on any chat app... What's App, Messenger, etc. Not an expert on that. …

(Posted Apr 26, 2019 12:28 PM)

General Chat » Paypal no longer refunding fees on refunds

Paypal announced changes to their Terms of Service effective May 7, 2019. Among the changes is the fact that Paypal will no longer refund service fees if you refund all or a portion of a charge. Thos…

(Posted Apr 2, 2019 12:12 PM)

General Help and Questions » What's on the OwnerRez roadmap?

Sounds good. Does the "smoothening" include: Multiple (N) payments and/or "Simplified quotes" (merging amounts and removing details - like the option in the quote widget) After manually inputting a…

(Posted Apr 1, 2019 9:19 AM)

General Help and Questions » What's on the OwnerRez roadmap?

I know lots of companies don't like to share what they are working on....but you guys seem pretty open about those things. I know that channels have been taking up most of your development time over …

(Posted Mar 31, 2019 11:16 AM)

General Chat » Providing Streaming TV

I have YouTubeTV in my home and previously PS Vue. It's fine for my house where basically it is me and my wife who watch. And mostly DVR shows. I actually really like it. But I wouldn't think of putt…

(Posted Mar 27, 2019 8:57 PM)

General Help and Questions » Rumour has it - google launched Gogle vacation rentals

Yes and No. As pointed out, SOME VR's listed on Booking, VRBO, etc will appear with links to book through those sites. Also, some VRs will appear with no pricing or booking links. This has nothing to…

(Posted Mar 27, 2019 8:51 PM)

Feature Requests » Support for multiple locks on a single property?

Chris, Any thoughts on a workaround for multiple property locks? I set up custom fields so that my automated emails can send the codes, but I am looking for a way to generate the codes instead of hav…

(Posted Mar 19, 2019 4:18 PM)