Hi Grant! There are many homeowner in the Las Vegas area that are lookng for Good Renters like you! Poor Credit is definitely "going around" right now, but as long as your Poor Credit situation doesn't include Evictions or other Rental-related issues, you can usually find a good Landlord or Property Manager that will be willing and ready to work with you.
Please feel free to contact me if you need help in your search! And good luck!