SimplifyEm

Who Uses SimplifyEm?

Property managers, landlords and real estate investors looking to save time and money managing their properties.

What Is SimplifyEm?

SimplifyEm is much easier to use than spreadsheets and financial applications. You can avoid vacancies and get paid on time with tenant and lease management, save time and money with automated tracking of rental finances, and make tax season easy with one click tax preparation. Tired of filing cabinets overflowing with paper receipts, complex spreadsheets, and expensive property management software? SimplifyEm.com is your solution.

SimplifyEm Details

SimplifyEm.com

http://www.simplifyem.com

Founded 2007

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Starting price

USD 25.00/month
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Free Version

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Free Trial

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SimplifyEm deployment and support

Support

  • Email/Help Desk
  • FAQs/Forum
  • Phone Support
  • 24/7 (Live rep)
  • Chat

Deployment

  • Cloud, SaaS, Web-based
  • Mac (Desktop)
  • Windows (Desktop)
  • Linux (Desktop)
  • Chromebook (Desktop)

Training

  • In Person
  • Live Online
  • Webinars
  • Documentation
  • Videos

SimplifyEm Features

  • API
  • Accounting
  • Accounting Integration
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Activity Tracking
  • Ad hoc Reporting
  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Asset Management
  • Audit Management
  • Audit Trail
  • Billing & Invoicing
  • Client Portal
  • Commercial Leases
  • Compliance Management
  • Contact Database
  • Contact Management
  • Contract/License Management
  • Customer Database
  • Customizable Reports
  • Document Management
  • Document Storage
  • Electronic Payments
  • Expense Tracking
  • Financial Analysis
  • Forecasting
  • General Ledger
  • Insurance Management
  • Invoice Management
  • Lease Origination
  • Maintenance Management
  • Maintenance Scheduling
  • Mobile Access
  • Portfolio Management
  • Property Management
  • Real Time Reporting
  • Recurring/Subscription Billing
  • Reminders
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Residential Leases
  • Retail Leases
  • Self Service Portal
  • Summary Reports
  • Task Management
  • Template Management
  • Third Party Integrations
  • Transaction History
  • User Management
  • Vendor Management
  • Work Order Management
  • Workflow Management

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  • ACH Payment Processing
  • API
  • Accounting
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Activity Tracking
  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Background Screening
  • Calendar Management
  • Channel Management
  • Client Portal
  • Communication Management
  • Contact Database
  • Contact Management
  • Credit Card Processing
  • Credit Check
  • Customer Database
  • Customisable Branding
  • Customizable Reports
  • Customizable Templates
  • Data Import/Export
  • Document Management
  • Document Storage
  • Electronic Payments
  • Expense Tracking
  • Faculty/Staff Management
  • Financial Reporting
  • Invoice Management
  • Lead Management
  • Lease Tracking
  • Maintenance Management
  • Maintenance Scheduling
  • Online Payments
  • Real Time Notifications
  • Real Time Reporting
  • Recurring/Subscription Billing
  • Reminders
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Room Booking
  • Self Service Portal
  • Task Management
  • Tax Management
  • Template Management
  • Tenant Portal
  • Tenant Tracking
  • Third Party Integrations
  • Transaction History
  • Transaction Monitoring
  • Vacancy Management
  • Website Management
  • Work Order Management

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  • ACH Payment Processing
  • API
  • Accounting
  • Accounting Integration
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Activity Tracking
  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Background Screening
  • Billing & Invoicing
  • Client Portal
  • Commercial Property Management Software
  • Communication Management
  • Contact Database
  • Contact Management
  • Credit Check
  • Customer Database
  • Customizable Reports
  • Customizable Templates
  • Data Import/Export
  • Document Management
  • Document Storage
  • Electronic Payments
  • Financial Management
  • Inspection Management
  • Insurance Management
  • Invoice Management
  • Late Fee Calculation
  • Lead Management
  • Lease Management
  • Maintenance Management
  • Maintenance Scheduling
  • Owner Portal
  • Payment Processing
  • Portfolio Management
  • Property Database
  • Recurring/Subscription Billing
  • Reminders
  • Rent Tracking
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Residential Properties
  • Self Service Portal
  • Task Management
  • Tax Management
  • Tenant Portal
  • Tenant Tracking
  • Third Party Integrations
  • Vacancy Management
  • Vendor Management
  • Website Management
  • Work Order Management

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SimplifyEm Reviews

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Overall rating

4.1/5

Average score

Ease of Use 4.1
Customer Service 4.4
Features 4.1
Value for Money 4.3

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Lystra Y.
Property Manager/Real Estate Firm Owner
Real Estate, Self Employed
Used the Software for: 1-5 months
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    5 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    5 /5
  • Customer Support
    5 /5
  • Value for Money
    5 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    10/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Source: SoftwareAdvice
  • Reviewed on 10/11/2020

"New user of SimplifyEm"

Comments: As a long time Property Manager opening my own firm I was looking for an affordable Property Management software system that can grow with me, yet have all the functionality that I need now and later handle many properties as my business grows. I need user friendly for me and my owners and tenants. With good and understandable reports and statements for myself and my owners.

Pros: Very easy to use...user friendly. Does everything I need. Not alot of extraneousness.

Cons: It would be nice if the Security Deposits were not shown in the tenant balance. It needs to be a separate item when shown with the tenant info. Late fee needs to be able to be a fixed amount OR a % of the rent since leases allow for a % of rent amount.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Source: SoftwareAdvice
  • Reviewed on 10/11/2020
Carrie D.
Manager
Real Estate, 2-10 Employees
Used the Software for: 1-5 months
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    5 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    5 /5
  • Customer Support
    5 /5
  • Value for Money
    5 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    10/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 01/06/2021

"SimplifyEm Review"

Comments: My experience has been wonderful, I love it.

Pros: I like that it’s easy and it’s stupid proof. It’s simple.

Cons: Overall I only have two complaints. The first one being, whenever I’m entering the rent payments, I wish the date would default to the date I enter it in rather than defaulting to the first of the month. The other one is the font when printing checks is a little too small, I wish it were bigger.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 01/06/2021
Tonya S.
Principal Broker/Owner
Real Estate, 2-10 Employees
Used the Software for: 1-5 months
  • Overall Rating
    1 /5
  • Ease of Use
    1 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    1 /5
  • Customer Support
    1 /5
  • Value for Money
    1 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    0/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Source: SoftwareAdvice
  • Reviewed on 16/03/2020

"Zero support & cheap with no VALUE"

Comments: The software is not as easy as your sales rep will tell you. There is zero flow to the software process which makes it very confusing. For instance, if you submit an owner draw and record the owner draw, the software "should" automatically prompt you to go to "online payment" to process the draw. If you are new to the software and miss that step, it still appears as if you submitted a complete owner draw since the draw will show in your bank statement and in the bank balance however the draw is incomplete but there is NO notification showing you differently. This is the process with almost all functions of the software. I'm looking for a new property management software.

Pros: The sales pitch from our sales representative.

Cons: Zero support/Inadequate support.
If you are lucky enough to receive a call back after two or more days, the customer support rep will ask you what you need and then they start telling what to do then have a nice day and they hang up.
The call is very rushed.
Not to mention they are on Pacific Standard Time, so if you are on Eastern Standard Time you have 5 hours for live support.
The time frame for online payments, to your company or owner, is at least 5 days and if there is a mistake, you can add an additional 5 days to your process.
You can write your property owner a check and send via mail and the payment will arrive quicker than processing through this software by our experience.

Vendor Response

by SimplifyEm.com on 06/04/2020

Hi Tonya, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are known to be easiest to use and known for our customer support. Customers appreciate the customer support they receive from us as they know similar to your experience with another software company that SimplifyEm's customer support is a lot easier to reach. We have been providing outstanding customer service for the past fourteen years. We provide live phone support Mon-Fri 9am-5pm PST and 24/7 email support. If you reach our voicemail, you'll get a call back within an hour the same day along with an email follow up. Online payments are one of our most popular features. It's faster and more convenient as writing a paper check and sending it through the mail will take longer. All online payments take two business days to process and deposit directly, no more trips to the bank. Last year, enhancements were made to where payments may be withdrawn the same day for express processing. Best, SimplifyEm Team

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Source: SoftwareAdvice
  • Reviewed on 16/03/2020
Christy B.
Property Manager
Hospitality, 2-10 Employees
Used the Software for: 1-5 months
  • Overall Rating
    4 /5
  • Ease of Use
    5 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    4 /5
  • Customer Support
    5 /5
  • Value for Money
    5 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    10/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 23/04/2021

"SimplifyEM"

Comments: It’s been a very satisfying experience. Customer service has been a huge help.

Pros: The ease of use through all aspects of the program.

Cons: I haven't ran across any cons at this point.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 23/04/2021
Karen J.
Property Manager
Real Estate, Self Employed
Used the Software for: 6-12 months
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    5 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    5 /5
  • Customer Support
    5 /5
  • Value for Money
    5 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    10/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Source: SoftwareAdvice
  • Reviewed on 25/08/2017

"SimplifyEm met all my property management needs"

Comments: As a vendor that offers free training and also support through the phone and via email, SimplifyEm support is very easy to contact. It has helped me get organized and automated right away to fit my specific needs.

Pros: SimplifyEm has been the answer for managing my residential rental properties. Because it is a web-based application via the Internet, I can access it from anywhere, anytime.
As a property manager, I have automated tracking income and expenses on each of my properties, charging fees, handling tenant balances, collecting payments online, and communicating with tenants through tenant portals and notices. I no longer have to keep track of my information manually for each property and have saved time by automating statements, notices, and fees. I do not have to deal with piles of paper anymore, and I have eliminated spending time on repetitive activities.
When a tenant sends a maintenance request, I track work orders and repairs via the calendar so I know when to buy equipment, schedule my maintenance personnel, and see the history for each tenant/apartment. The task center has all of my information as a single place to track all communication history with vendors, owners, and tenants. I attach supporting documents. I create invoices, track deadlines, store lease agreements, monitor insurance, and capture tenant details all in one place. When I need to, I send group emails/notices for site visits, maintenance alerts, rent reminders, and any other news that needs to be shared with all tenants.

Cons: SimplifyEm’s accounting module manages accounts payable and receivable and monitors any recurring charges along with a complete transaction history. I use QuickBooks for payroll and can easily export other transactions. I use the banking feature so I can print checks, access bank accounts, perform reconciliations, view bank balances. I had to adjust the margins.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Source: SoftwareAdvice
  • Reviewed on 25/08/2017