Walt Arnold, CCIM, SIOR, serves as Managing Director for Sperry Van Ness/Walt
Arnold Commercial Brokerage, Inc. in Albuquerque, NM. Walt began his real
estate career in 1989. He specializes in sales/leasing of office and industrial
Prior to affiliating with Sperry Van Ness, Arnold served as president of Walt Arnold
Commercial Brokerage, Inc. which he started in 1990. Previously, Arnold also
worked for Hooten/Stahl Commercial, a local commercial brokerage firm.
Additionally, Arnold spent eight years in the National Football League playing for
the Los Angeles Rams, Houston Oilers and the Kansas City Chiefs.
As an active commercial real estate community member, Arnold is a member and
past president of the New Mexico Certified Commercial Investment Member, a
member of the Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS, and member and past
president of the Commercial Association of Realtors of New Mexico (CARNM).
In 1998 Arnold was named "Realtor of the Year" by CARNM. Additionally, Arnold
was named to the University of New Mexico Football 100-Year All Time Team and
was inducted in the University of New Mexico's Hall of Honor and the Albuquerque
Sports Hall of Fame. Arnold earned a bachelor of University Studies degree from
the University of New Mexico.
Walt Arnold has been involved in lease/sale transactions to companies such as
Eddleman Industries (54,000 sf), Talbot Financial Services (35,000 sf), Fields &
Company (30,000 sf), ASCG (18,424 sf), Wonder Bread (18,000 sf), Prudential
Preferred Properties (15,000 sf),Farmers Insurance Exchange (15,000 sf), Church
on the Rock (14,700 sf), Empire Warehouse (13,000 sf), Southern Sandoval
Investments (12,680 sf), Collision One Autobody Repair (12,000 sf), Document
Solutions (12,000 sf),New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union Branch Office
(11,400 sf), Rio Rancho Public Schools (11,196 sf), La Montanita Coop (11,000
sf), H. Parnegg Realty(9,475 sf) and Rauscher Pierce Refsnes, Inc. (6,000 sf),
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney (18,424 sf), Mars Hill Church (21,000 sf), La
Montanita Coop (21,000 sf).
Direct management of over 550,000 square feet of office, retail and industrial
space. Responsibilities include oversight of all marketing, leasing, lease
negotiations, negotiation of renewals, and supervision of all other aspects of
management of properties.