AppFolio Vs PackageLog (Nov 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Nov 02, 2020

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - AppFolio or PackageLog?

AppFolio is more expensive to implement (TCO) than PackageLog, AppFolio is rated higher (95/100) than PackageLog (85/100). AppFolio offers more features (27) to their users than PackageLog (0).

Looking for the right Property Management solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How AppFolio compares with Logware HQ?

AppFolio: AppFolio provides cost-effective, web-based property management software that allows residential property managers to more effectively market, manage and grow their business. Our online property management software includes complete accounting and property management functionality with the ability to email work-orders, owner statements and resident...

Logware HQ: For multifamily communities, PackageLog is the most innovative logging and delivery technology designed to save time and improve communication by automating package management. Unlike other property management tools, our software allows you to leverage packages for resident retention. Retain more residents via 99% open-rate SMS messages and save...

Who's more expensive? AppFolio or PackageLog?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Property Management software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for AppFolio and PackageLog.

AppFolio price starts at $250 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 AppFolio Property Manager is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Property Management software. PackageLog price starts at $49 per server/month , when comparing PackageLog to their competitors, the software is rated 2 - much lower than the average Property Management software cost.

Bottom line: AppFolio cost is around the same cost of PackageLog.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared AppFolio Vs. PackageLog based on some of the most important and required Property Management features. AppFolio: this software is considered "feature-rich" with more than 10 important features, here is a partial list: Automatic Data Backup, Automatic Property Mapping, Customizable Applications, Easy Data Migration, Email Owner Statements, Events Calendar, Excel Export, File Management. PackageLog: We are still working to collect the list of features for PackageLog.

Target customer size

The web-based property management software is best for medium and small business owners. and PackageLog's target customer size include: Small, medium and large size businesses.

AppFolio

ITQlick rating
(4.5/5)

starts at $250 per month

Appfolio is a web-based property management software that helps users to manage their businesses properly by offering accounting and management help. The online property management software is designed accordin...

Categories: Facilities Management, Property Management, Property Management - Apartment, Lease Management.

PackageLog

ITQlick rating
(2.8/5)

starts at $49 per server/month

PackageLog (now Postal Solutions) is a property management software for properties and organizations designed for mail delivery management, student apartment management, and package management.

Categories: Fixed Asset Management, Inventory Management, Property Management, Property Management - Apartment, Lease Management.

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AppFolio: 27 Features

Automatic Data Backup
Automatic Property Mapping
Customizable Applications
Easy Data Migration
Email Owner Statements
Events Calendar
Excel Export
File Management
File Storage
Maintenance Overview
Message Boards
Mobile Inspections
Move Management
Online Leasing
Online Rental Applications
Paperless Work Orders
PDF Export
Performance Metrics
Proactive System Notifications
Recurring Work Orders
Rent Comparison Tool
Resident Screening
Set up Auto Pay
Streamlined Work Orders
Tabbed Categories
Upload Documents
Vacancy Dashboard

PackageLog: 0 Features

We are working to collect the information
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
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AppFolio
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
95/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
3/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$250 per month
Functionality
32
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PackageLog
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
85/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$49 per server/month
Functionality
8
Buildium
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
100/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2.8/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$50 per month
Functionality
25
Propertyware
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
96/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
7/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$250 per month
Functionality
25
RealPage
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
94/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
4.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$250 per month
Functionality
19
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.