Landlords Calculator – Now even easier to use!

Landlords Calculator – Now even easier to use!

19:49 PM, 25th July 2013, About 11 years ago 11

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Landlords CalculatorOur Landlords Calculator is a very easy to use, you don’t need to download any extra software whatsoever. It allows you to analyse returns and other important numbers relating to any residential investment property deal with ease.

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Landlords Calculator

Until now landlords and their professional advisers have struggled with traditional calculators and spreadsheets to calculate rental yields, cashflow, returns on equity and the interest rates a property deal achieves break even or neutral cashflow.

Our Landlords Calculator takes you through set of numbers and provides easy to follow explanations a step at a time making all of the above simple.

Simply follow the the instructions, type in your numbers and calculator does everything else for you. The key figures you need, together with explanations, appear on screen as you go.

When you have completed the process you will be given an opportunity to add a title to your masterpiece and have a neat report emailed to you for future reference or, if you are a professional adviser, to present to your clients.

Landlords Calculator Reviews

Check out the reviews below which have been left by other landlords and associated professionals. We appreciate all feedback so please let us know what you think of our landlords calculator by leaving a review of your own in the comments section below.

NOTE – our Landlords Calculator was updated and re-published on 25th July 2013. Version 1 was first published on 6th June 2013

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patrick caden

16:43 PM, 6th June 2013, About 11 years ago

nice idea, but how does this work, how do i use it? i am able to enter purchase price and rental value but then am unable to get past this comment page

Mark Alexander - Founder of Property118

16:49 PM, 6th June 2013, About 11 years ago

@Patrick Caden, can you see the "Next" button just below the box where you enter your rent and just above the Social Media sharing icons? If so press that to proceed to the next step.

sally lloyd

9:19 AM, 8th June 2013, About 11 years ago

hi mark,

the calculator is fantastic, thank you. just a question when i put both my properties in they come in at break even interest at 6.83% and 6.5% is that about right and what break even percentage should i be looking at for future purchases.

Mark Alexander - Founder of Property118

11:54 AM, 8th June 2013, About 11 years ago

Hi Sally

If my break even figures come out below 4.5% over and above the current base rate of 0.5% that's when the panic alarm goes off.

The reason for this is that the Bank of England has stated on many occasions in recent years that the natural base rate should be 5%, i.e. 4.5% more than it is now.

Therefore, the answer to your question depends on how much you are paying now. Most of my mortgages are currently 2.25% so a break even rate of 6.75% is right for those.However, let's say you are currently paying 4% - in that case I would suggest you are looking for a break even rate of 8.5%.

Make sense?

sally lloyd

14:17 PM, 9th June 2013, About 11 years ago

Thank you,yeah it made sense after i got the help of a teenager :). It will definitely influence the price I pay for properties. Less guess work !!!

Mark Alexander - Founder of Property118

14:25 PM, 9th June 2013, About 11 years ago

Hi Sally

You can also use the calculator to decide the optimal level of finance but changing the mortgage amount figures until you arrive at something sensible in terms of break even interest rates. It's a useful tool you influence decisions on whether to sell properties or walk away from deals you were thinking about getting into too 🙂

13:27 PM, 10th June 2013, About 11 years ago

very interesting and useful.

Robert Jones

21:51 PM, 6th July 2013, About 11 years ago

Very easy to use tool and does the job nicely

Like it 🙂

Good work

Graham Clark

9:44 AM, 23rd July 2013, About 11 years ago

Great calculator. Very easy to use and informative.

Sian Hemming-Metcalfe, MARLA (INV)

16:18 PM, 23rd July 2013, About 11 years ago

Hi Mark

Just used the calculator; a really good tool though I would prefer to have it in one doc rather than going onto the "next' page ( personal choice 🙂 ).

Could I ask what the the optimum yield to strive for is? It's probably a "piece of string" question but wondered if there was a line that can be drawn that will say whether the property is worth pursuing or is a "walk away".

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