Southwestern Management And Realty Team

FAQ: How Much Should I Charge For Rent?

Choosing to rent out your home is a big deal, and it’s a decision all of us here at SMART take very seriously. Of course, with that decision comes the next question: How much should be charged for rent? We keep the process pretty simple. Our team of professionals will prepare a Rental Analysis of…

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4 Signs You Need a New Property Management Company Immediately

Southwestern Management And Realty Team (SMART) is a highly rated Las Vegas property management company. But even with years of experience in the industry, we are still amazed by the number of rental property owners who either settle for subpar property management service or who prefer to take on the obligation of managing a rental…

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Tenant Newsletter – January 2019

New Policies  Begin January 1, 2019 We’re starting a new year and SMART will have some new policies. Please read thru this, keep it for future reference and by sending this via email–we will consider all Tenants have been notified. Effective January 1, 2019: SMART will no longer be issuing handwritten receipts. Your canceled check,…

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Owner Newsletter – January 2019

HAPPY NEW YEAR! We hope that your holidays were filled with joy and fun and that you were able to spend time with loved ones. Thank you to everyone that sent in goodies to the office for the holidays, the treats were devoured in a matter of moments with this group!  We truly do appreciate your…

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Tenants & Owners Newsletter – December 2018

HAPPY HOLIDAYS! From home to home, and heart to heart, From one place to another. The warmth and joy of Christmas, Bring us closer to each other. May the magic of the Christmas season be with you each and every day. Your SMART Team: Cindi & Mark Hall, Shannon & Jeff Gardner, Sophia Ganatsios, Breanna…

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10 Indoor Holiday Decoration Safety Tips

Ahhh… we love the holidays here in Las Vegas. We enjoy seeing the Christmas trees up, the menorahs out, and the wreaths hung. And we can’t forget the beautiful sparkly lights that adorn mantles and windows! But as we deck the halls this holiday season, it’s important for property owners AND tenants to be mindful…

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4 Most Common Tenant Complaints of 2018 [Industry Wide]

Industry-wide, property management demonstrates that no matter how well a property is kept, problems are bound to crop up. And so often, it’s the responsibility of the management company to resolve the issue. Handling tenants’ complaints properly can go a long way in alleviating concerns and maintaining good tenant-retention rates. Here are some of the…

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FAQ: What is the Average Length of a Lease

1-Year Lease Agreements SMART prepares leases for one year. Why? Because the rental marketing conditions are always changing. Rent could remain the same, dip lower, or shoot higher. And, as a full-service property management company, we want to ensure that you get the most out of your property. Usually, at the end of a lease,…

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FAQ: What if a Tenant Damages the Property?

Damage and fair “wear and tear” to a rental property are inevitable. And, in some cases, they can cause quite a headache for a landlord. It’s the tenant’s duty to report any damages to SMART. What’s Fair Wear and Tear The first thing you need to do is differentiate between what is ‘fair wear and…

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Tenants Newsletter – November 2018

Dear SMART Tenants!, My how time flies and here we are again with the holidays right around the corner. Where did 2018 go? Southwestern Management And Realty Team (SMART) is excited about the changes that we have made and will be making in the near future. We couldn’t have done this without you! We hope…

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