Homebase Features

A long list of all that you can do with Homebase.

Getting Started

Your community.

Homebase is where your community is run. Manage access, get residents connected, take payments & more.

iOS apps.

Homebase resident, manager & installer apps are supported on iOS.

Android apps.

Homebase resident, manager & installer apps are supported on Android.


We're here for you & your property in any & all support capacities you need.

Homebase Access

One fob.

A single fob gets you anywhere you need to be.

One app.

You’re just a tap away from getting in each door you have access to.

One database.

Stop jumping between different interfaces to keep your access consistent.

Remote unlock.

Away on a trip? Across town? Unlock internet-connected doors from anywhere.

Perimeter access.

Your entries have never been more secure, Homebase knows who comes & goes.

Smart locks for any budget.

Our diverse lock lineup allows you to choose the solution that’s right for your community.

Smart lock, every unit.

Schlage Control series smart locks on every unit, designed to fit any style & door.

Amenity access evolved.

Make sure the right people are using the right spaces at the right times.

Custom access, everywhere.

Access edge cases? Customize each door & user.

Sell access to spaces.

Monetize your amenity spaces.

Configure exactly which doors your team has access to.

Give your team access to the doors they’ll need that day.

Flexible time-based access.

Configure access for 10 minutes, 10 hours, 10 days or 10 years.

Auto-expiration of access.

Set end date & times to automatically end mobile and key fob access.

Track app access events.

Know when vacant units and shared spaces are accessed by both residents and staff.

Download key fob activity.

Perform a door audit in seconds to retrieve all the latest access information.

Notifications for staff unit access.

Let residents know when staff have entered their unit for a service request.

Keep up-to-date with in-building staff.

See how staff is moving through the building, tackling the day-to-day.

ButterflyMX integration.

Homebase Access + the best-in-class video entry system.

Use the Homebase key scanner for hotel-like check-ins.

Assigning key fobs has never been easier, tap it on the reader – done.

Low-battery alerts.

Get notified when your lock batteries are low. Up-to-date battery status is available in-app.

Homebase Widget.

Optimize the unlock experience directly from your homescreen. Available on iOS & Android.

Access throughout your entire portfolio.

One fob. One app. Every door, at every property in your portfolio.

Homebase WiFi

Instant WiFi at move-in.

Stay connected from the first package through the door.

Zero install.

Residents never have to wait to sync schedules with a service provider for installation.

No contracts.

Keep your freedom, don’t get locked into another bill.

Instant upgrade.

Need more speed? Bump it up in the app, instantly.

Revenue straight to bottom line.

Generate new revenue with your residents WiFi subscriptions.

Network revenue analytics.

Dashboard to keep up with the money your network is bringing in.

Trial periods.

Offer trial periods of WiFi in your property, enticing new residents to sign up.

Offer free WiFi.

Want to stick out during leasing? Give out free WiFi.

Property-wide staff network.

Keep staff on their own network throughout the building, no network hopping needed.

Aruba network technology.

Best-in-class devices deliver a reliable network everywhere you need it.

Professionally installed.

We got this. You just need it to work & we’re good at that.

Wireless coverage survey.

See how your WiFi network signal moves through your building.

Expertly designed network.

Send us the building plans – we’ll light the building up in WiFi & cover every corner.

Outdoor WiFi coverage.

Pool, covered. Roof, covered. Dog area, covered. Parking, covered.

Community WiFi.

Wherever people are in the property, WiFi will be too.

Fully-managed service.

We manage & constantly monitor your network. 99.9% uptime.

Homebase BuildingOS


Change temperature & mode anywhere.

Headed home? Crank it to your perfect temperature.

Mode shortcuts.

Setup your night, home, away modes and temperatures.

Set vacant unit temperature range.

Keep vacant units from using too much energy without worry.

Honeywell & ecobee.

We offer the most reliable & smart thermostats on the market.

Lighting / Switches

On/off, anywhere.

The main function of a switch, all around the world.

Control all your lights.

Headed to bed? Send them all off at once.

Turn off vacant units.

Keep vacant units dark as long as you need...

Turn on vacant units for mobile tours.

...or turn on all of the lights when someone schedules a mobile tour.



View and adjust temperatures in-app, including for freezer & convertible drawer.

Washer & dryer.

Always know the status & time remaining for your laundry. Even control starting, stopping or turning off the appliances.


Keep up with the current status of your dishes getting cleaned & receive alerts for any issues.

Proactive care alerts.

Don't wait for something to go wrong. Keep your appliances in top form by with preventative alerts.

LG Smart & Connected appliances.

Take your units up another level with the latest from LG.

Resident & staff alerts.

Immediately know when an appliance is having an issue & perform preventative maintenance.

Alert history.

Automatically keep a record of all alerts from each appliance.

Warranty information.

View the latest warranty information for each of your appliances.

Homebase Payments

Digital payments.

Pay for everything in-app – yes, everything.

Recurring charges & credits.

Couple clicks and those pets fee will charge every month.


Set it and forget it. Don’t worry, you’ll get a notification of how much is set to be paid.

One-time charge & credits.

Charge or give a credit for anything you want.

Overview of unit payments.

See what units are late or on-time in a glance.

Late alerts for residents.

It happens, but our notifications will do their best to make sure it doesn’t.

Configurable late dates & fees.

Pick how you want you late dates to work & any fees alongside.

Stripe & Dwolla.

Our payments providers lead the industry & get you the best rates.

Pay with bank account or credit/debit cards.

Give your residents choices to get rent paid simply.

Default payment source.

Pick your default payment method that all charges automatically go to.

Prorated payments.

Mid-month move-ins & charges are no problem.


Never deal with a physical check or dropoffs again.

Homebase Cameras

Eagle Eye integration.

Our trusted partner will get your camera system setup right.

In-app dashboard.

View your cameras without leaving the Homebase app.

Download video & photo files.

Quickly save a screen grab or video clip from any camera.

Video controls.

Rewind, fast-forward & jump to any moment you want.

Motion detection.

Jump through your video to the moments things are moving.

Event detection.

Expecting something specific to happen? We’ll get you setup to track it.

Cloud storage.

Keep your camera footage stored safely in the cloud.

On-premise storage.

Store your camera footage where you can keep it close.

All camera types.

Our cameras can go anywhere – indoors, outdoors & 360 locations.

View all communities together.

Have multiple buildings? Keep up with them all in one view.

...and much more!