Darlene Miller, CCIM
Owner and Broker
Ms. Miller holds a Texas Broker’s license and is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM). Ms. Miller has over 25 years of successful business experience in commercial finance and commercial real estate. During this time Ms. Miller personally worked in areas of operations, marketing, and commercial real estate sales. Marketing experience included development of corporate materials, branding, advertising development & purchasing, and networking & sales. Operations experience included management of 13 employees to process, service, and report on client funding, diligence, and portfolio management. In this role, Ms. Miller has also served on special projects such as writing a private placement memorandum and managing the development of propriety software for the firm.
Ms. Miller’s real estate career started at Trammel Crow Company providing investment services to corporate clients. In this position, Ms. Miller ensured client’s effective capital usage by providing ongoing portfolio review, analysis, and recommendations. She provided disposition services for individual and institutional investors with projects ranging from $500,000 to $16,000,000 sale price in office and industrial segments.
Ms. Miller subsequently served as Managing Broker for Henry S. Miller Commercial, a large regional real estate firm. As such, she was a key partner in the management, operations, and compliance of eight to ten real estate brokers for the San Antonio location of this firm. Managed and executed the strategic proforma, annual budget, and yearly planning for the office. As a commercial Broker, she provided project leasing and tenant representation services throughout San Antonio, Boerne, and Austin. In addition, she was responsible for leasing, acquisition, and disposition of Company owned assets as necessary.
Most recently, Ms. Miller served as strategic planner for Whataburger Restaurants, directly responsible for research and development of real estate strategy over a ten state territory in a three to five year window. In this position, she was accountable for comprehensive strategies to advance the Company’s mission, vision, and goals through collaboration with both internal stakeholders and external support teams. She was responsible for organizing, compiling, and reporting the real estate activities of 750 existing units and the strategies of the Real Estate group for market expansion of 25 – 50 new units per year. Ms. Miller also sourced, evaluated, and engaged commercial field brokers for new territories and managed approximately 30 field brokers responsible for providing territory data and recommendations. In this role, Ms. Miller also lead special projects including development of a proprietary portfolio analysis model, commercial real estate training for restaurant operations team, and workforce planning within the real estate department. In May 2013, Ms. Miller voluntarily left her position at Whataburger restaurants to launch Quality Commercial Real Estate. Ms. Miller is currently in the process of assembling an Advisory Board.
Recommendations for Dar
Doug Swanson, Regional Director Client Services, Central Texas at Xceligent
I have known Dar since I started in the commercial real estate industry about 10 years ago and have worked and consulted with her while I was running a tenant rep company as well as in my current position. Dar has always been both knowledgeable and professional in my interactions with her. As she begins her own company I would very strongly recommend Dar
Robert Miller, Independent International Trade and Development Professional
Dar is a consummate professional in her field of commercial real estate, having assisted numerous companies to locate and lease the ideal premises for their purpose, both as an agent for large brokerages and as a manager in a major private firm. I wholeheartedly recommend her and her new firm.
Greg Schaefer, Real Estate Developer at Campus Village Communities
We approached Dar about finding some land to develop student housing at UTSA. She got us connected with the right people who were very knowledgeable about the market and a great fit for us. Dealing with a lot of real estate brokers around the country I really appreciate someone who tells me the full story up front and can help me get the information I need,
Pete Barnstrom, freelance camera and director
Dar Miller is dynamite in a pantsuit. I have never known anyone who can get the results she can. She is the most organized and professional real estate professional I've ever dealt with, and I would even trust her with my truck.
Jena Thompson, Owner, Jena Thompson Consulting: Public Relations, Marketing and Events
Looking for commercial real estate in South Texas? Then you need Darlene Miller and Quality Commercial Real Estate Services at the helm of your search. Darlene's impressive resume and vast experience speak for themselves, and she will exceed your expectations with her dedication, attention to your every need and stellar work ethic. For more than a decade I have referred...more
Joshua Kozak, Owner and CEO at HASfit
Dar Miller is the consummate professional. Her combination of wit, work ethic, and charisma make her the best at what she does.
Lisa Morlet, Trade Marketing Manager at Twang Partners, LTD
Dar is a personable, professional person that will work hard for you when on your team. She is knowledgeable, straightforward and honest. You can depend on Dar and will be pleased doing business with her!
Dar defines the consummate professional. Her commitment and perseverance easily make her a leader in realty. Her knowledge of the business and her attitude makes it a pleasure to work with her. If you were ever in need of a realtor, Dar Miller and Quality Commercial Real Estate Services would be my first recommendation.
Sue Hernandez. RN, BSN
I highly recommend Dar. She is professional and efficient. I strongly recommend her and think she would be a great asset to any team, company or group! A real “Can-Do” type of person!
Brent Conlin, RAID & KCT Ventures
I've had the privilege of working with Dar in the earliest stage of her real estate career and have witnessed her success through her most recent positions. She willingly accepts challenges and diligently seeks the best solution for her client. Dar's character is exemplified by qualities of diligence, intelligence, self-sacrifice, and loyalty.