Build Your Own Website

Rentec Direct property management software provides an easy-to-use tool to create a free, stunning, professional website. This website is an excellent way to share information about your company and tenants to pay rent online and showcase available rentals.

2024 UPDATE: Rentec Direct property management software presents an interface update with a new, modern design with an easy-to-use editing tool. The new website works excellently for visitors on any mobile device. Learn more here: Modern Property Management Websites Now Available For Rentec Direct Clients

Keeping your data safe and secure is a top priority at Rentec Direct. Website security includes SSL certificates, server hosting, encryption overhead, and firewalls as an enhancement to your website service.  

Learn more about SSl Security upgrades for your property management website

Build Your own Website Overview

Your website includes a Home Page,  Rentals page displaying currently available properties, About Us, and Contact page. Having a custom website is an excellent way to:

  • Provide a professional presence and set your company apart
    • Share information about your company
    • Display services your company provides
    • Create a phone link, allowing visitors to your site to call you from your website
    • Create a custom web address
    • Upload your company logo
    • Create a custom color scheme 
  • Allow tenants to pay rent online in addition to the Resident Connect Mobile App
  • Display available properties
  • Accept online applications

    Rentec Direct custom website

Customize Your Website

Rentec Direct software provides professional templates for your website. You can add your text and pictures to the provided templates or delete everything and start from scratch. The following steps will walk you through how to create, customize, and name your website.

In your Rentec Direct account: 

  1. Click Settings
  2. Click on Website & Branding under Program
  3. Click the corresponding Edit Page link to customize the content for:
    1. Home Page
    2. About Us
    3. Contact
  4. As the pages are updated, you will have the option to:
    1. Preview the website with current changes 
    2. Save Draft Allows saving changes as they are, but not yet ready for the public viewing
    3. Publish Confirms that section of your website is ready to share and can be seen when your website is accessed.
  5. Selecting Visible or Hidden determines if that page can be viewed on your site
  6. Web Address allows you to create a web address name that best reflects your company
  7. Template provides a dropdown allowing you to choose from a selection the background color for your website
  8. Responsive being selected will allow your content to display accurately on all devices

Your Logo is where you can upload your custom logo to be displayed across your Rentec Direct software, on your custom website, rental marketing pages, online applications, and portals.

Create a Phone Link

Easily create a phone link so people visiting your website may call you directly from your contact page on their mobile device. To create a phone link:

In your Rentec Direct account:

  1. Click Settings
  2. Click on Website & Branding under Program
  3. Click on Edit Page under Contact
  4. Click the website link icon
  5. Enter your phone number under URL formatted as shown below
  6. Enter your phone number under Text to display
  7. SAVE

Contact Us



How To View Your Website

Input your web address as <yourbrand> or<yourbrand> into the URL window at the top of your browser. To see your website live, you must have published the pages (Home, About Us, and/or Contact) in the previous steps and Saved changes for other changes that may have been made. 

Example: or will take you to the Rentec Direct demo account custom domain

System Note: Only the primary administrative user of your Rentec Direct account will have access to these settings.

Tip: To learn more about a particular setting, hover your mouse over the question marks.


  1. If you have a website, these instructions will walk you through Using Your Own Domain For Your Website
  2. For clients who would like professional assistance with their website, Rentec Direct has partnered with Cevado. 
    1. Click here to see examples of how your website could look with Cevado.
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