Rick Stoes

Principal
Retail | Las Cruces

Professional Information

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.

professional history

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
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± 4,000 S.F. Automotive Center
Type: Retail-Commercial
± 4,000 S.F. Automotive CenterEl Paso, TX
Many local retails include McDonalds, Subway, KFC, Big 8, Autozone, BlockBuster, and many more. Automotive Center would work great for this area. This property is located on Mesa St just minutes from I 10.

± 5,250 S.F. Burlington C.F. Garden Center
Type: Retail-Commercial
± 5,250 S.F. Burlington C.F. Garden CenterEl Paso, TX
Neighboring retails include McDonalds, Subway, Walgreens, Taco Cabana, Sallys Beauty Supply, Anna' s Linens, and many more. This area is the garden center is adjacent Burlington Coat Factory. This property is visible from I 10 Ramp.

± 262 Acres w/ Water Rights
Type: Industrial
± 262 Acres w/ Water RightsChamberino, NM
$999,000.00The property is conveniently located in between Las Cruces, New Mexico and El Paso, Texas. Open access to the property. Only $11,000 per acre. The building is 68,000+/- square feet. The property has 270+/- acres, 18 of them are completely fenced i...

± 4.57 Acres Ready for Development
Type: Land
± 4.57 Acres Ready for DevelopmentLas Cruces, NM
$160,000.00Located by Tombaugh Elementary School in the new developed Southwest Area. *****All Plans are Approve to Split into 5 Lots******* Pecan Trees Water Rights Perfect Gentleman's Farm

± 6.34 Acres M-2 Land
Type: Land
± 6.34 Acres M-2 LandLas Cruces, NM
$940,000.00The subject property is located just off of North Lohman Ave and is in one of the cities most proven and established districts. *****JUST REDUCED***** Perfect land for office retail, clean environment studies in file . Property is some of the last...

± 4.10 Acres Sunland & I10
Type: Land
± 4.10 Acres Sunland & I10El Paso, TX
Area retailers include: Best Buy, Target, Big K, P.F. Chang's, Academy Sports, Bed Bath Beyond, Buffalo Wild Wings, Office Depot, Red Lobster and Many Others. * Sale Pending on 2 Acres* Build-to-Suit Available and Will Divide

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201 N Church St Ste 200
Las Cruces, NM 88001

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