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
Rebecca Harrell, CCIM, Represents IVFMD in Lease of 3rd North Texas Medical Office Space
September 12, 2017
(Grapevine, TX) Rebecca Harrell, CCIM, Vice President in the Investments and Land Division for Henry S. Miller Brokerage, represented IVFMD in the lease of 2,546 square feet of office space at 1631 Lancaster Drive, Suite 225, Grapevine, TX, in Clearview II, a medical office building near Baylor Scott & White...
Rebecca Harrell and Robert Henry Represent Tenant and Landlord in Lease of Richardson, TX, Office Space
September 7, 2017
(Richardson, TX) Rebecca Harrell, Vice President of the Investments and Land Division for Henry S. Miller Brokerage, represented the tenant and Robert Henry, an associate in the same division, represented the landlord in the lease of a 1,545 square-foot office space at 1001 East Buckingham Road in Richardson, TX. The...
Dan Spika, SIOR, Represents Texas Sterling Construction in Sale of Fort Worth Office/Warehouse
September 5, 2017
(Fort Worth, TX) – Dan Spika, Executive Vice President of the Industrial Division for Henry S. Miller Brokerage, recently represented Texas Sterling Construction—a heavy civil, highway and municipal construction company—in the sale of a 16,320-square-foot building at 3475 High River Road in Fort Worth, TX. The two-story building is on...
Lane Kommer Represents Seller of 23,000SF Dallas Industrial Warehouse
August 22, 2017
(Dallas, TX) Lane Kommer, Vice President of Investments at Henry S. Miller Brokerage, represented BLY Realty in the sale of a 23,000-square-foot industrial warehouse at 2909-2919 Blystone in Dallas, TX. The buyers, Mark Molthan Construction, represented themselves. The recently renovated space is located in the Walnut Hill Industrial District and...
Dan Spika and Jim Breitenfeld Represent Randys Worldwide Automotive in First Texas Lease
August 21, 2017
(Arlington, TX) Dan Spika and Jim Breitenfeld of the Office and Industrial Division for Henry S. Miller Brokerage represented Ring & Pinion Service, Inc., dba Randys Worldwide Automotive of Everett, WA in the lease of 29,000 square feet at 1214 Avenue H in Arlington, TX. The warehouse and distribution facility...
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