Retail | Las Cruces
Rick Stoes has excelled in commercial construction and real estate since the age of 21. He first earned a commercial contractor license and then transitioned into brokerage, founding Venture Real Estate & Development Corporation. Whether brokering a 1,500 square‐foot fast‐food franchise or a 55,000 square‐foot supermarket, Rick is equally excited about every project he undertakes. His unique strengths coupled with enthusiasm contribute to his success.
career transaction highligths
Rick’s specialties range from retail tenant and landlord representation, to site selection and build‐to‐suit facilitations. He has worked with national retailers such as Home Depot, Wal Mart, Burlington Coat Factory, Autozone, Sonic, Smith’s Food & Drug, Kinko’s and Subway.
As an experienced construction contractor, Rick offers his clients unique insight into every aspect of their real estate transactions, from site proposals to property development. He evaluates lot requirements, utility specifications, completion schedules, building cost projections, and other facility‐related issues. This expertise helps ensure exceptional counsel and results. Whether brokering a 1,500 square‐foot fast‐food franchise or a 55,000 square‐foot supermarket, Rick is equally excited about every project he undertakes. His unique strengths coupled with enthusiasm contribute to his success.
education & awards
- Named 5th Top Affiliate Retail Broker by Grubb & Ellis Corp. 2007
- Licensed New Mexico & Texas Broker
- Licensed New Mexico Commercial Contractor
- New Mexico State University
- Phoenix Institute of Technology and Architecture
professional & community Affiliations
- Member, National Association of Realtors
- Member, Commercial Association of Realtors New Mexico (CARNM)
- Member, International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
- Member, New Mexico Leasing Information Network (LIN)
- Member, National Association of Industrial and Office Parks (NAIOP)
- Member, Realtors Association of New Mexico (RANM)
- Member, Las Cruces Downtown Revitalization
- Member, Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce
- Past President, La Mesa Lions
- Chairman, Dona Ana Council of Lions Clubs
News + Insights
Bill Bledsoe Brokers Sale of 30,200 SF Automotive Facility in Richland Hills
June 8, 2017
(Richland Hills, TX) Bill Bledsoe, Vice President of Investments at Henry S. Miller Brokerage, represented J & H Associates, LP in the sale of the former All About Autos & North Hills Body Shop to Steve’s Auto Repair. The 30,200-square-foot space is on approximately three acres at 3925 Booth-Calloway Road...
Jim Turano and Robert Henry Represent Buyer and Seller of Flex Space in Richardson’s Telecom Corridor
June 2, 2017
(Richardson, TX) Jim Turano, Executive Vice President of the Industrial Division for Henry S. Miller Brokerage, represented the buyer and Robert Henry, an associate in the Investments and Land Division, represented the seller in the transaction of a 19,637 square-foot flexible office space at 3301 Essex Drive in Richardson, TX....
Groundbreaking for Adkisson Ranch in Shady Shores, TX
May 23, 2017
(Shady Shores, TX) Henry S. Miller executives attended the groundbreaking ceremony for Adkisson Ranch, a development of upscale homes in Shady Shores, TX. Adkisson Ranch is named after the Adkisson family whose ring name in the world of wrestling was Von Erich. The property is being developed by HSM Dalcon,...
HSM Hosts 20th Annual VCM, Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament to benefit LIFT and VCM Classical Guitar Scholarship
April 28, 2017
(Plano, TX) Henry S. Miller Brokerage hosted the 20th Annual Vance C. Miller Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament on April 4, 2017, at The Clubs at Prestonwood Hills Course in Plano, TX. The tournament benefited LIFT, Literacy Instruction for Texas, and the Vance C. Miller Classical Guitar Scholarship in the Meadows...
Jim Breitenfeld and Jim Turano Represent Seller of Hunters Glen Office Complex in Plano, TX
April 26, 2017
(Plano, TX) Jim Breitenfeld and Jim Turano of the Office and Industrial Division for Henry S. Miller Brokerage represented MMT Commercial LLC of Plano, TX in the sale of Hunters Glen Medical Office Complex. David Glasscock with CBRE represented the buyer, First Avanti Partners, LLC of Tyler, TX. Located at...
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