AppFolio Property Manager vs SimplyRETS

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Residential, student housing, commercial, community association, and mixed portfolio property managers that manage 50+ units.

SimplyRETS is targeted towards both Real Estate agents and developers working with Real Estate data.


4.6 / 5
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Ideal number of Users

1 - 499


Ease of Use

4.5 / 5

  • "AppFolio is user friendly and the Help/Support menu is great. It has been a huge improvement for us."

  • "Ease of use and support is excellent. Report capabilities are constantly being upgraded for the better."

Customer Support

4.4 / 5

  • "We have been with Appfolio for several years now, and I can't give them enough praise. Their customer service is superb."

  • "The look, the ease of the basics of the system. The website, and customer service is good once you get a hold of them."

Features & Functionality

4.4 / 5

  • "I love the ease in the site on how to navigate. Its very user friendly and makes it easier to train new employees."

  • "We had very little growing pains due to that it is a great program and easy to navigate."

Value for Money

4.4 / 5

  • "Our owner loves the ease with which we can give him reports and answer his questions on costs etc all the way down to the individual door level."

  • "Online bill pay is AMAZING. I have properties covering a wide area and these functions save me time and money."

Product Features

  • check Billing & Invoicing
  • check Commercial Properties
  • check Contact Management
  • check Credit Check
  • check Expense Management
  • check Insurance Management
  • check Landlord Database
  • check Late Fee Calculation
  • check Lease Tracking
  • check Maintenance Management
  • check Owner Portal
  • check Payment Processing
  • check Portfolio Management
  • check Rent Tracking
  • check Residential Property Management
  • check Tax Management
  • check Tenant Portal
  • check Tenant Tracking
  • check Vacancy Tracking
  • check Website Management
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