Southwestern Management And Realty Team

Owner Newsletter – July 2019

Our offices will be open on Monday July 3rd and CLOSED on Thursday July 4th and Friday July 5th in observance of the holiday. We will re-open on Monday July 8th. We wish everyone a fun and safe holiday. We have received numerous calls at the office from HOA’s stating that the owner has NOT…

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Owner Newsletter – June 2019

Happy Summer SMART Owners! Well it’s that time of year again! School is out and family vacations begin! We have received a number of HOA violations regarding weeds and trash cans. When you get an HOA violation, please direct those immediately to Sydney, [email protected]. We are contacting the tenants for resolutions and if a fine…

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Owner Newsletter – May 2019

This & That! PLEASE NOTE: OUR OFFICES WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY, MAY 27th IN HONOR OF MEMORIAL DAY. THINKING OF SELLING? Don’t forget that SMART has a sales department! And as long as you’ve been with SMART for more than a year — you will qualify for a discounted commission. Contact Sophia or Mark Hall…

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Owner Newsletter – April 2019

Important Information Weather is getting very nice here in Las Vegas–what does that mean–more HOA violations. We have been flooded with notices about weeds and plants & the never-ending request about garbage cans. We are following up on all these violations. PLEASE make sure that you email to [email protected] or fax the letters to the…

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Owner Newsletter – March 2019

Happy March SMART Owners! Can you believe it’s March already! SMART has been extremely busy since the first year of the year–we have had added many new Owners in January and February which we are very pleased about. To ALL the new SMART Owners–again–WELCOME! Some of you have expressed interest in wanting to purchase more…

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Owner Newsletter – February 2019

Important items you need to review: Rents: Rents are increasing by leaps and bound here in the Las Vegas valley. About 95% of the leases that we are renewing have increased. When rents are increasing, I am looking at the payment history, the tenant (have we been having issues with the Tenant), and I raise the…

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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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Owner Newsletter- November 2018

Dear Smart Owners, My how time flies and here we are again with the holidays right around the corner. All of us here at SMART would like to take this opportunity and thank each and every one of you for your business, trust, and support. Southwestern Management And Realty Team (SMART) is excited about the…

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Owner Newsletter- October 2018

SMART OWNERS Trick or Treat! Property Manager: Please remember if you need to speak with Shannon–your Property Manager here is her information. Shannon Gardner [email protected] 702.750.9725X226 Online Rent Payments: We have noticed a much higher payment record over the last year since the Tenants can now pay online thru our ManageVegas website. We still have a…

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Owner Newsletter- September 2018

SMART OWNERS This & That! IT’S OUR ANNIVERSARY! We wanted to take this opportunity to let you know our doors opened as SMART 10 years ago on September 1st. We are now managing over 400+ properties and growing each week. We wanted to take this opportunity to say THANK YOU for your continued trust and support.…

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SMART Rental Qualifications

The following are Southwestern Management And Realty Team’s (SMART) guidelines for renting a property through SMART. Each and every application will be reviewed by a member of SMART and could be adjusted depending on credit/income and the application itself. Please be truthful!

Rental Qualifications

  • Applicant MUST be 18 years or older and application fee is $65.00 per person and is non-refundable.


  • Minimum score of 650
  • No EVICTIONS in the past 5 years
  • No utility collections (gas, power, water)

Income Verification

  • Income MUST be 3 times the monthly rent for good credit 650+ and 4 times if applicant has poor credit but good income.
  • MUST be verifiable
  • MUST be with current employer for at least 6 months.
    **If self-employed—CPA financial statements and/or tax returns are acceptable.

Employment History

(you could be required to show proof if requested, paycheck stubs, etc.)

  • Verifiable employment history for the past 3 years
    **If self-employed/retired/not employed—can verify income with signed tax returns and/or bank statements.

Rental History Verification

  • Verify for the past 3 years
  • Must provide: Landlord Names, and phone number, email (if available) on the online application.

Criminal Background Check

SMART does check—Criminal, Sex Offender and Terrorist database

  • NO sex offenders
  • NO crimes—violent crimes, prostitution, domestic violence, possession of weapons or illegal drugs


MUST be 30 pounds & under & absolutely no violent breeds—ask SMART for the Pet Policy

  • 2 pets max
  • NO ferrets or snakes
  • NO Dangerous, poisonous or illegal pets
  • NO aquariums larger than 10 gallons

Emotional Support pets are NOT considered a Service Animal and not under ADA laws.