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.
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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
Jim Breitenfeld and Jim Turano Represent Buyer in the Purchase of 2.4 Acres at Cobb Farm West Office Park in Frisco, TX
April 17, 2017
(Frisco, TX) Jim Breitenfeld and Jim Turano of the Office and Industrial Division for Henry S. Miller Brokerage represented SKRJ Properties LLC of Frisco, TX, in the purchase of 2.4 acres at Cobb Farm West Office Park in Frisco. Future construction of a multi-tenant office building is planned for the...
Lane Kommer Represents Seller in McKinney Land Sale
April 5, 2017
(McKinney, TX) Lane Kommer, Vice President of Investments at Henry S. Miller Brokerage, represented the seller in the land sale of 11.7 acres in McKinney, TX. The acreage is located across from the new $70M McKinney Stadium, currently under construction to serve all three high schools in the McKinney Independent...
Jim Turano Represents Tenant in Leasing Expansion at Hall Park in Frisco
March 15, 2017
(Frisco, TX) Jim Turano, Executive Vice President of the Industrial Division for Henry S. Miller Brokerage, represented a tenant in the leasing expansion of an additional 2,238 square feet at Hall Park in Frisco. The tenant, a fast-growing asset tracking company, nearly doubled its space after only six months in...
Dan Spika Represents Henry S. Miller Clients in the Transaction of Two North Texas Properties
March 14, 2017
(Dallas, TX) Dan Spika, Executive Vice President of the Industrial Division for Henry S. Miller Brokerage, recently represented clients in transactions of properties located in two northwest suburbs of Dallas. The first was the sale of a building located at 14400 Midway Road (between Beltway and Spring Valley) in Farmers...
Linda R. Zimmerman Joins HSM as Senior Vice President, Retail Division
(Dallas, TX) First Task: Marketing HSM-Owned Developments in Frisco and McKinney The Henry S. Miller Companies (HSM) are pleased to announce the appointment of Linda R. Zimmerman as Senior Vice President of the Retail Division. Ms. Zimmerman brings more than 25 years of commercial real estate leasing, acquisition, disposition,...
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