About Us

Meet the Team

With decades of combined experience in Real Estate, Property Management, and Customer Service with dedicated professionals we pride pride ourselves as leaders in our local real estate market and the property management community. For the last 20 years we have been active members of the community and stay current on the latest property management industry trends.

Byron Short » Designated Broker
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Byron Short is the Designated Broker for Success Property Brokers Success. Byron founded a software company in 1985 which became a franchised network of offices providing Customer Relationship Management software in a different industry. In that role, Byron wrote the original CRM software that helped create the category, eventually growing the network to 22 independent offices around the country. This background positioned Byron perfectly for entering real estate in 2008, just as the market was beginning to tumble. Leveraging his tech and customer service skills, Byron thrived in the shrinking market, and opening his own brokerage in 2011. In 2014, Byron bought the franchise for most of the Scottsdale and Phoenix market from Success Property Brokers. As the market has recovered, Success Property Brokers Success has become one of the fastest growing brokerages in the Phoenix metro area.
Jonathan Pear » Associate Broker/Property Management Managing Broker
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Jonathan Pear has combined his unique experience of over 20 years in the hospitality industry working with Marriott and InterContinental with his knowledge of an Asset/Portfolio Manager working for a private equity firm managing its real estate needs, and his hands-on approach with extensive expertise in all aspects of the real estate market as a Top Agent and past Designated Broker. Jonathan draws upon over a decade in the real estate industry of this practical knowledge, ability to negotiate and effectively managing multiple tasks that allows, with the help of highly effective team and vendors to oversee the Property Management division of United Real Estate Success to operate smoothly. Jonathan also brings a unique understand of the property management, of what is important to owners and tenants alike, considering he is a property owner of multiple properties himself. Jonathan lives in North Phoenix with his wife of over 22 years and two children, one of them now attending at University of Arizona.


"Jonathan has been managing our rental property since 2012. He’s consistently found great long-term tenants, and makes rental property ownership a breeze. He’s easy to contact and gives us peace of mind."
- Kerrie B.

"I am so glad that we have Jonathan and his team! It makes coming and going so much easier, when you have someone you can rely on and trust. When we came into town for the holidays, Jonathan even helped play the elf, so I could get my daughters Christmas gifts bought before we arrived! It was a life saving moment!! Thanks for all your you do!!"
- Amanda S.

"Jonathan's property management service is worry free. For an affordable monthly fee, we get peace of mind knowing our investment home is being well maintained and taken care of. Thank you for your excellent service!"
- Diane T.

"Jonathan and Success Property Brokers has made owning a rental property a no brainer. Everything has been taken care of, and any correspondence has been met with the up most responsiveness. The entire process has left me simply collecting the rent checks. Their streamlined processes and easy to access online portal make it easy for the property owner to stay informed while they do all the rest."
- Kyle S.

"From the day we spoke to Jonathan Pear to this day, we have no stress about our properties in Arizona. He is so reliable and quick! He has helped us through all HOA matters and everything else that we asked him for! We recommend him without any reservations."
- Gagan and Vikram

"I have used Jonathan and the team at Success Property Brokers Property Management for several years. Always professional and prompt. I would highly recommend this company two landlords across the valley."
- Fred S.