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    Landlord management software

    Hi!

    I've used this site for a long time to search for answers to many a question but only recently became a member. This is my first post so forgive me if I'm not doing things right!

    I'm a landlord with 10+ properties and soon to be leaving my full time job to commit to being a full time landlord and property developer.

    I use simple excel spreadsheets and pivot tables to track my rental income and expenditure, which I pass to my accountant, and rely mainly on my phone's calendar to remind me when gas certs, etc. need doing.

    I was just wondering whether anyone uses any kind of software to keep track of things. After a very quick search on google I've found something called PM3s by a company called Property Hawk. Has anyone got any experience of using this software? It says it's free and it looks pretty good but I don't want to spend all day filling details in if someone can tell me it'll only end up being free for a couple of months or they know the company and they tend to stop working after so long, last thing I want to do is rely on something that has a short lifespan. Or simply, they've used it and didn't like it because of A, B & C.

    I'm pretty good on Excel, so not sure whether to just stick with that to be honest

    Any advice would be much appreciated.

    Thanks alot

    #2
    I've no experience of that particular package, but manage my portfolio (10+) on excel, with a diary for dates, and a scanner for documents.
    I've never come across the killer feature(s) that would make it worth while entering all that data again.
    When I post, I am expressing an opinion - feel free to disagree, I have been wrong before.
    Please don't act on my suggestions without checking with a grown-up (ideally some kind of expert).

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      #3
      NLA have just started advertising a Data Property Management package for LLs.

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        #4
        Thanks jpkeates, maybe I should stick with what I know and get on with my To Do list instead!

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          #5
          Thanks mariner

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