A Different Experience.  Intentionally!

The SMAARTE Group was founded to bridge the divide between homeowners, volunteer leaders and vendors.

Our experience living and volunteering in condominiums allows us to understand the challenges common interest community volunteer leaders face every day from the inside out.  Retaining a competent management company should allow you to focus more on your professional obligations, friends, family and other pursuits.  We're motivated by doing the right thing for the right reasons.  Earning your business is about building trust by delivering on our promises and backing up all our work with a guarantee.  View these resources for an idea of our capabilities.

Your time is valuable and your community deserves a partner that measures success and prioritizes your satisfaction using the lens of a homeowner volunteer leader with thousands of hours of experience walking in your shoes.  We understand the gauntlet of overwhelming requirements at your community which is why we literally guarantee to delight our customers.

Governance can be daunting!

Governance is daunting!  

Read this TLDR blog article for 

tips to stay safely afloat.

Steve Horvath

Steve Horvath

has been an active part of the Seattle condominium community for over a decade.  Steve most recently served as the Executive Director for the neighborhood advocacy organization Belltown United and previously founded and still maintains Seattle Crime Awareness and Prevention (SCAP) and Condo Connection.   Steve lives in Seattle's Belltown neighborhood with his wife, Sara and two cats Bumblebee and Phirefly.

Steve's fifteen year tenure in healthcare IT combined with over a decade of common interest property ownership and thousands of volunteer service hours at the association level and across the country culminated in the creation of the SMAARTE Group.

SMAARTE Giving = Stronger Communities

We pledge to donate 5% of our annual net profit to community organizations in the neighborhoods and cities where our clients live and work.

The SMAARTE Guarantee

100% accountability means we guarantee you will always get what you pay for.  

We will happily refund related professional fees if our service fails to match our promise.