Yardi Releases Voyager™ Affordable Housing 6.0.06 with Improved Client-Driven Features and Enhancements


SANTA BARBARA, CA, September 12, 2007 — Yardi Systems, the global leader in asset and property management software, is pleased to announce the release of Voyager Affordable Housing, version 6.0.06.

Based on feedback from clients and members of the National Yardi Affordable User Group (NYAUG), Voyager 6.0.06 now includes new features in the areas of qualification workflow, income limits, utility allowance changes, LIHTC interfaces, and HOME compliance and Rural Development Section 515 compliance. Improvements have also been made in the areas of executive dashboard performance and gross rent change functions, as well as consolidated and HAP receipt processing. “These improvements, particularly the addition of HOME and Rural Development compliance features, reflect Yardi’s commitment to the affordable housing market,” said Mark Livanec, Director, Affordable Housing and PHA Sales, Yardi Systems. “They complete the product suite and enable us to offer the most comprehensive browser-based system available on the market today,” he continued.

“In creating the new version of Voyager Affordable Housing, Yardi solicited its clients’ suggestions in a series of focus groups and incorporated this input into version 6.0.06,” said Gennaro Cataldo, Vice President, IT of Winn Residential and Chair of NYAUG. “We know this new application meets our needs, because we helped shape it. Yardi’s willingness to listen and produce a true client-driven product is one of the company’s strengths as an industry leader.”

“We are very happy to present these capabilities to the affordable housing property management market,” said David Kessler, Vice President of Affordable Housing, Yardi Systems. “We continue to work closely with our clients and user groups to develop the most comprehensive, user-friendly system available,” he continued. “We are grateful for their feedback, and proud of our development team for their ability to produce results.”

For more detailed information about Voyager Affordable Housing 6.0.06, contact [email protected] or 800-866-1144.

About Yardi
Yardi Systems, Inc. is the global leader in the design, development, and support of integrated Asset and Property Management software for organizations of all sizes. For more than 25 years, Yardi’s technology and services have led the industry through responsiveness and innovation, becoming the premier application for real estate software solutions worldwide. Yardi’s software is client-driven and serves more than 15,000 businesses, corporations, and government agencies, representing more than 5 billion square feet of commercial space and 5 million residential units globally.

Headquartered in Santa Barbara, California, Yardi Systems has offices throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and Australia. More information about Yardi products and services may be found by visiting www.yardi.com.

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