PartnershipsWe Value Our Partners
Our dedication to driving success with providing strategic consulting, expert support, innovative solutions, sustainable practices, and promised results could not happen without our valued partnerships and alliances.
Lodging Software Partners
Ascent partners with some of the best property and rental management software providers to ensure your processing is seamless, secure, and fits your needs.
Founded in 2001, Avantio is a global company with offices in Europe and USA, seeking to optimize the workflow and distribution strategy of the professional vacation rental businesses all over the world, that handle a large number of properties. They offer an All-In-One Software that includes a VRMS (Vacation Rental Management System) with a fully integrated Channel Manager fully integrated with the main OTAs and Direct Bookings option, through custom vacation rental Website designs with booking engine.
Barefoot Technologies Corporation
Committing to innovation and customization of Vacation Rental software for more than 20 years focusing on the ease of use, communication tools and functionality for every department — reservations, managers, trust accounting, housekeeping, maintenance, and revenue managers
BrightSide Rental Management
A complete management solution for vacation rental agencies or property management companies. This software can help manage your rentals, reservations, housekeeping, maintenance, accounting, employees, and marketing. Brightside enables their customers to innovate by building powerful, yet easy to use, software and backing it with industry-leading support.
CiiRUS Vacation Rental Software
Providing revolutionary software that puts customers ahead of their competition with advanced Property Management tools including custom reporting, advanced housekeeping and maintenance tracking, integrated owner accounting, and more
Offering the best-in-class Vacation Rental software with robust trust accounting, no booking fees, easy reservation calendar, housekeeping tools, and more to help grow your inventory.
InnGenius Hotel PMS Software
Packed with easy to understand yet powerful features and makes it easy for you to manage your daily tasks while increasing your productivity and guest satisfaction. InnGenius is built with the help of a dedicated team of hospitality experts and is able to meet the demand of most intricate operational requirements.
Offering Vacation Rental clients customized solutions for company-specific issues with a suite of tools including software, detailed Property Management addendums, and e-sign options for owners and guests
A comprehensive booking management engine, built by people who have vacation rentals of their own. It integrates with listing sites like VRBO, AirBnb, and FlipKey to centralize calendars, manage inquiries, and quote guests. It allows property managers to host their own website, guest checkout with e-sign renter agreements, and process payments directly, including auto-scheduled payments. All emails sent to the guest are templatable, and property managers can schedule their own emails to go out automatically. OwnerRez also provides travel insurance and damage protection insurance, as well as integration with QuickBooks, property management/owner statements, and other power features.
Real Time Rental
Offering fully-integrated Vacation Rental software for companies of any size on the original cloud-based Vacation Rental software solution including fully integrated trust accounting, website integration options, rental marketing, and more
Reservation Software: a leader in rental management software, offering a modern alternative to the industry’s legacy software. Their solution is specifically designed for “Managing the utility of a Rental” from two days to two years. Their suite of “Native” features are interconnected to increase efficiency through automation.
Providing every facet of online Vacation Rental Management services including secure online reservations, website integration, credit card merchant processing, online e-signature services, tenant screening, workflow processing, contact management, housekeeping management, reporting tools, and more.
Offering software for tour operators and travel agencies including integrated CRM, marketing, sales, reservations, trip planning, operations, accounting, and reporting for group and tour travel
RNS Rental Network Software
Producing Vacation Rental software for more than 30 years to make Property Managers lives more efficient and profitable with features including online reservations, guest and owner portals, welcome app, distribution marketing, CRM, accounting, management, and more.
TRACK by TravelNet Solutions
Creating a world-class guest experience from start to finish with enterprise software solutions for leading hotels, resorts, and Vacation Rental Managers utilizing features such as trust accounting, channel management, housekeeping and maintenance, rate and reservation management, booking engine, guest and owner portals, triggers and automation
Lodging Website Development Partners
Ascent works closely with some of the top lodging website developers to provide the best payment solutions customized within your platform.
Growing online business with digital solutions for Vacation Rental professionals by increasing revenue with the Rezfusion suite of high performance, direct booking websites that are built to address the needs of Vacation Rental companies of all sizes and increasing website traffic, strengthening brand loyalty, and broadening your digital footprint with a full complement of strategic digital marketing services
RealTeach provides real solutions. Their independent web agency specializes in the vacation rental industry. RealTech is here to make their client’s lives easier and to increase their direct bookings with custom websites, effective marketing, fanatical support, easy and seamless integrations. Period.
Scurto Marketing builds beautiful, responsive websites for the travel industry that work seamlessly with popular software solutions and APIs. Scurto also provides top-notch online marketing services for clients, including email marketing, pay-per-click management, social campaigns, and SEO.
Additional Lodging/Vacation Rental Services
Ascent constantly looks for ways to make your life easier. We partner with companies within the lodging industry to help with services in addition to payment acceptance – like virtual employees or scheduling assistance within your organization.
Extenteam specializes in delivering cost-effective and flexible staffing solutions for vacation rental operators and hospitality brands. Whether you are managing five homes or need seasonal temporary staffing for your contact center, they can work with you to deliver experienced virtual agents well within your operating budget.
Extenteam’s global talent network can align seamlessly with your existing team, property management system, and technology infrastructure to handle all of your incoming inquiries, calls, text messages, emails and other ad hoc tasks specific to your business requirements.
Connect to all of the major booking sites including Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway, and more. Lodgable allows you to manage all of your listings from one intuitive channel management dashboard and book more nights and make more money with Lodgable.
SkyRun represents over 950 vacation rental properties in over 30 beautiful destinations in 12 states, Mexico, and Canada. Each SkyRun destination is locally owned and operated with their own direct local phone number to provide the most local experience possible. You can relax knowing you're in excellent hands.
VRScheduler is the calm way to manage vacation rental staff and operations. Never miss another clean, inspection, or any other task – track all of your maintenance issues and save hours in scheduling and payroll. Features include a drag-and-drop scheduling calendar, staff dashboards, time tracking, payroll support, maintenance tracking, and more. Save time, increase revenue, and create happier guests and owners with VRScheduler.
We are involved in several industry organizations, not only to support the lodging industry overall, but so we can help educate our clients and future clients on best practices and regulations.
CHPA Corporate Housing Providers Association
CHPA Corporate Housing Providers Association: CHPA is a professional trade association exclusively dedicated to supporting Corporate Housing providers around the world
Rent Responsibly is the community building and education platform for local short-term rental alliances. Our tools and alliance management services equip local leaders to build successful, self-sustaining organizations of short-term rental hosts, managers, and all other stakeholders. We make it easy for leaders and members to connect, collaborate, solve common challenges, advocate for themselves, steward their communities, and rent responsibly.
The Association for Short-Term Rental Homeowners (ASTRHO)
The Association for Short-Term Rental Homeowners (ASTRHO) is a not-for-profit professional network for all short-term and vacation rental homeowners. ASTRHO is built to bring short-term rental homeowners together to collaborate in new and better ways, learn from marketing and business experts in the vacation rental space, and to provide perks and benefits that are important to the homeowner.
VRMA Vacation Rental Management Association
VRMA Vacation Rental Management Association: VRMA advances the Vacation Rental Industry by providing invaluable educational and networking opportunities, promoting the value of the Vacation Rental experience, and speaking as the authoritative voice to foster professionalism and growth
Ascent is the best credit card processor in the lodging industry. In addition to supporting national organizations, we believe in supporting our local associations, as well. We are here to help.
Travel Insurance Providers
Ascent has been a pioneer in the vacation rental/lodging industry for more than 20 years. We want travelers to feel safe about the vacations they plan, so we work closely with several travel insurance providers to give guests more peace of mind about their investment.
We are always adding to our portfolio of partners in order to offer the services to fit individual business model needs. Please fill out the form below and one of our Business Development Managers will follow up ASAP: