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IT’S WHAT NEW MEXICO DESERVES

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BEST IN CLASS
RESPONSIVE,
AGILE & NIMBLE

As the only full-service land development organization in New Mexico, we’ve built a 360 degree company where analytics coincide with creativity and authenticity aligns with competitive excellence.

“50+ collective years of success hasn’t stopped us from being curious and open. Listening to ideas, staying flexible, and keeping our practice current feeds our love for land development—and keeps us focused on the people our projects touch.”

Garret Price
President

THE TEAM

President

Garret Price

Garret Price formed Price Land & Development Group in 2017, recognizing the need for a full service consultancy and development company in New Mexico. His vision was to combine modern analytics with the best talent, experience and ethics to create a right­sized development firm specializing in acquisition, entitlement and the development of residential communities and residential/mixed-use master plans.

Prior to forming Price Land & Development Group, Garret spent 20+ years as Vice President of PulteGroup's land operations, responsible for growing the New Mexico Division's market share and profitability for their Centex, Pulte and Del Webb brand Among other achievements, Garret served as team leader for three of the top performing master plan communities in the Albuquerque and Santa Fe metropolitan areas, as measured by consumer acceptance, absorption, and financial performance. Garret has developed and managed budgets totaling more than one billion dollars and has led the acquisition, entitlement, and development of more than 12,000 lots.

Garret has over 20 years of experience in residential and commercial development. He began his career in commercial development with a Southwest regional firm specializing in design/build contracts, based in Scottsdale Arizona. With over 18 years' experience in residential acquisition, entitlement and development in the Albuquerque and Santa Fe MSA, Garret is widely recognized as an expert in both development and the New Mexico market.

A native of New Mexico, Garret is honored to actively participate in local organizations including Rio Rancho Economic Development (including past Executive Board Member), Leadership New Mexico (2008 graduate), Homebuilders Association of Central New Mexico (including 2011 past President and 2015 inductee into HBACNM's Builder Hall of Fame ) Garret is an active member of Lambda Alpha International, a global organization focused on best practices in development and land use.

Vice President, Land Planning & Entitlements

Scott Steffen

Scott Steffen serves as Vice President of Land Planning and Entitlements for Price Land and Development Group, where he is responsible for initial feasibility analysis of project design, entitlement, and development risks and opportunities. Scott is also responsible for overseeing the engineering and entitlement teams as well as municipal negotiations and approvals.

Ultimately, Scott's role is to find solutions to technical issues that are agreeable to all stakeholders, add value to projects, and reduces project costs.

Prior to joining PLDG in October 2018, Scott spent eighteen years with Bohannan Huston, Inc. (BHI) a multi-disciplined engineering firm in Albuquerque.

Scott served as a Vice President and Senior Project Manager in BHl's Community Development and Planning Group, responsible for managing residential and commercial development projects. Scott provided entitlement, engineering expertise, project oversight and cost management resulting in the development of more than 5,000 single family residential lots and 800 multi-family units.

Scott has professional engineering licenses in California and New Mexico, with 27 years' experience as a civil engineering consultant. He holds a BS in Civil Engineering from San Diego State University and an MS in Civil Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley. Scott spent many years providing technical support for water rights claims on behalf of Native American tribes throughout the western United States.

Director of Finance

Rico Gallegos

Rico Gallegos serves as the accountant for Price Land and Development Group. Working closely with the corporation's public accounting firm, his responsibilities include creating and maintaining project cash flows, submitting and managing project and internal billings, and maintaining additional record-keeping and reporting related to other facets of Price, their holdings and their client developments.

Prior to joining Price, Rico was a senior accountant at Pulte Homes of New Mexico, Rico was involved in a comprehensive quarterly forecasting process, monthly reporting to Corporate, working to help create cost savings with all departments, and serving as a Home Owners Association board-member for one of the division's largest communities. Rico was also responsible for maintaining the process of submitting and tracking the New Mexico Sustainable Business Tax Credit program, where he successfully helped the division receive 2.6 million dollars of tax credits related to building homes to specified "green" standards.

Prior to working at Pulte Homes, Rico worked in public accounting as a senior auditor for a local accounting firm.

Rico graduated from UNM's Anderson School of Management with a Masters of Accounting with a focus in Information Assurance. He graduated Summa Cum Laude and earned the opportunity to serve as valedictorian for his Associates degree.

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PLANNING
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PLANNING, LLC
Land Planning
BOHHANON
HUSTON
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Structure, Transactions

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MIREHAVEN

Mirehaven, Rio Rancho, NM
Winner of the NAHB Best American Living Gold Award for Community Facilities, Mirehaven has been nationally recognized for planning, execution and livability.

MIREHAVEN

Mirehaven, Rio Rancho, NM
Winner of the NAHB Best American Living Gold Award for Community Facilities, Mirehaven has been nationally recognized for planning, execution and livability.

MIREHAVEN

Mirehaven, Rio Rancho, NM
Winner of the NAHB Best American Living Gold Award for Community Facilities, Mirehaven has been nationally recognized for planning, execution and livability.

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MIREHAVEN

One of many Del Webb designed communities, Mirehaven is a 295 acre, active adult and family master planned community, designed to highlight topography and create long views to the Sandia Mountains. The community boasts a modern New Mexico thematic design and the community center showcases the lifestyle for residents and character unique to Albuquerque. Breathtaking views were retained and accentuated in the architecture design.

MIREHAVEN

One of many Del Webb designed communities, Mirehaven is a 295 acre, active adult and family master planned community, designed to highlight topography and create long views to the Sandia Mountains. The community boasts a modern New Mexico thematic design and the community center showcases the lifestyle for residents and character unique to Albuquerque. Breathtaking views were retained and accentuated in the architecture design.

MIREHAVEN

One of many Del Webb designed communities, Mirehaven is a 295 acre, active adult and family master planned community, designed to highlight topography and create long views to the Sandia Mountains. The community boasts a modern New Mexico thematic design and the community center showcases the lifestyle for residents and character unique to Albuquerque. Breathtaking views were retained and accentuated in the architecture design.

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MIREHAVEN

The Amenity Center features a 10,750 square foot complex that offers many indoor and outdoor features including multipurpose rooms for residents to enjoy, an event lawn, large covered patio with living space and comfortable seating, heated spa with replace, a large resort pool with beach entry and lap lanes and much more. Garret Price led the Pulte Group team in feasibility studies, land acquisition, entitlement, amenity and product design, horizontal construction, landscape packages, marketing and more. Easily considered one of the most successful communities in New Mexico, Mirehaven is considered a home run by any standards.

MIREHAVEN

The Amenity Center features a 10,750 square foot complex that offers many indoor and outdoor features including multipurpose rooms for residents to enjoy, an event lawn, large covered patio with living space and comfortable seating, heated spa with replace, a large resort pool with beach entry and lap lanes and much more. Garret Price led the Pulte Group team in feasibility studies, land acquisition, entitlement, amenity and product design, horizontal construction, landscape packages, marketing and more. Easily considered one of the most successful communities in New Mexico, Mirehaven is considered a home run by any standards.

MIREHAVEN

The Amenity Center features a 10,750 square foot complex that offers many indoor and outdoor features including multipurpose rooms for residents to enjoy, an event lawn, large covered patio with living space and comfortable seating, heated spa with replace, a large resort pool with beach entry and lap lanes and much more. Garret Price led the Pulte Group team in feasibility studies, land acquisition, entitlement, amenity and product design, horizontal construction, landscape packages, marketing and more. Easily considered one of the most successful communities in New Mexico, Mirehaven is considered a home run by any standards.

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LOMA COLORADO

Winner of the 2008 NAIOP Award of Excellence, Loma Colorado by Pulte Homes is located in Rio Rancho, NM. Featuring an impressive combination of residential, retail, parks and open space, this fully planned community provides commercial development, employment, housing and local amenities within it’s 433 acres.

With over 1,000 homes, three community parks and three neighborhood parks, three-plus miles of trails, 80 acres dedicated to office, retail and light industrial use, and over 21% open space, Loma Colorado is what Steve Tollefson, longtime Pio Rancho City Planner called “a step up from the traditional residential development and a true attempt to create a community.”

LOMA COLORADO

Winner of the 2008 NAIOP Award of Excellence, Loma Colorado by Pulte Homes is located in Rio Rancho, NM. Featuring an impressive combination of residential, retail, parks and open space, this fully planned community provides commercial development, employment, housing and local amenities within it’s 433 acres.

With over 1,000 homes, three community parks and three neighborhood parks, three-plus miles of trails, 80 acres dedicated to office, retail and light industrial use, and over 21% open space, Loma Colorado is what Steve Tollefson, longtime Pio Rancho City Planner called “a step up from the traditional residential development and a true attempt to create a community.”

LOMA COLORADO

Winner of the 2008 NAIOP Award of Excellence, Loma Colorado by Pulte Homes is located in Rio Rancho, NM. Featuring an impressive combination of residential, retail, parks and open space, this fully planned community provides commercial development, employment, housing and local amenities within it’s 433 acres.

With over 1,000 homes, three community parks and three neighborhood parks, three-plus miles of trails, 80 acres dedicated to office, retail and light industrial use, and over 21% open space, Loma Colorado is what Steve Tollefson, longtime Pio Rancho City Planner called “a step up from the traditional residential development and a true attempt to create a community.”

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LOMA COLORADO

Loma Colorado demonstrates the importance and success of thoughtfully conceived public private partnerships. Situated along Loma Colorado Drive is the Rio Rancho High School, Rio Rancho Performing Arts Center, the award-winning Loma Colorado Public Library, Loma Colorado Fields and Blades Multiplex Arena, and $10 million Rio Rancho Aquatic Center. To the south sits the Rio Rancho Sports Complex.

The Rio Rancho Aquatic Center was made possible through a $7 million general obligation bond and $3 million contribution by Pulte Homes. A $100,000 contribution by Pulte Homes to create a “Teen Zone” at the Loma Colorado Library provides a fun, safe environment for teens to study.

LOMA COLORADO

Loma Colorado demonstrates the importance and success of thoughtfully conceived public private partnerships. Situated along Loma Colorado Drive is the Rio Rancho High School, Rio Rancho Performing Arts Center, the award-winning Loma Colorado Public Library, Loma Colorado Fields and Blades Multiplex Arena, and $10 million Rio Rancho Aquatic Center. To the south sits the Rio Rancho Sports Complex.

The Rio Rancho Aquatic Center was made possible through a $7 million general obligation bond and $3 million contribution by Pulte Homes. A $100,000 contribution by Pulte Homes to create a “Teen Zone” at the Loma Colorado Library provides a fun, safe environment for teens to study.

LOMA COLORADO

Loma Colorado demonstrates the importance and success of thoughtfully conceived public private partnerships. Situated along Loma Colorado Drive is the Rio Rancho High School, Rio Rancho Performing Arts Center, the award-winning Loma Colorado Public Library, Loma Colorado Fields and Blades Multiplex Arena, and $10 million Rio Rancho Aquatic Center. To the south sits the Rio Rancho Sports Complex.

The Rio Rancho Aquatic Center was made possible through a $7 million general obligation bond and $3 million contribution by Pulte Homes. A $100,000 contribution by Pulte Homes to create a “Teen Zone” at the Loma Colorado Library provides a fun, safe environment for teens to study.

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LOMA COLORADO

Pulte Homes, through impact fee agreements, funds and manages over $9 million in city-wide system improvements including:
• Expansion of the Rio Rancho SportsPlex
• Intersection, traffic circle and road realignment construction and improvements
• Installation of a 6,000 ft sewer line serving over 12,500 households
• 4 million gallon water tank serving over 2,200 households

Additionally, $1.1 million partnership with the Southern Sandoval County Flood Control Authority subsidized the development, enhancement, and beautification of the Montoyas Arroyo Dam.

As the first master plan community to execute a “holistic environment planning strategy” Loma Colorado is built with energy-use efficiency and resource conservation as part of its infrastructure. All built homes feature “triple” Energy Efficiency and Conservation Certifications.

With responsibility for land acquisition through project completion while at Pulte Group, Garret Price led his team in creating a community worthy of the NAIOP NM Award of Excellence “Eagle”.

LOMA COLORADO

Pulte Homes, through impact fee agreements, funds and manages over $9 million in city-wide system improvements including:
• Expansion of the Rio Rancho SportsPlex
• Intersection, traffic circle and road realignment construction and improvements
• Installation of a 6,000 ft sewer line serving over 12,500 households
• 4 million gallon water tank serving over 2,200 households

Additionally, $1.1 million partnership with the Southern Sandoval County Flood Control Authority subsidized the development, enhancement, and beautification of the Montoyas Arroyo Dam.

As the first master plan community to execute a “holistic environment planning strategy” Loma Colorado is built with energy-use efficiency and resource conservation as part of its infrastructure. All built homes feature “triple” Energy Efficiency and Conservation Certifications.

With responsibility for land acquisition through project completion while at Pulte Group, Garret Price led his team in creating a community worthy of the NAIOP NM Award of Excellence “Eagle”.

LOMA COLORADO

Pulte Homes, through impact fee agreements, funds and manages over $9 million in city-wide system improvements including:
• Expansion of the Rio Rancho SportsPlex
• Intersection, traffic circle and road realignment construction and improvements
• Installation of a 6,000 ft sewer line serving over 12,500 households
• 4 million gallon water tank serving over 2,200 households

Additionally, $1.1 million partnership with the Southern Sandoval County Flood Control Authority subsidized the development, enhancement, and beautification of the Montoyas Arroyo Dam.

As the first master plan community to execute a “holistic environment planning strategy” Loma Colorado is built with energy-use efficiency and resource conservation as part of its infrastructure. All built homes feature “triple” Energy Efficiency and Conservation Certifications.

With responsibility for land acquisition through project completion while at Pulte Group, Garret Price led his team in creating a community worthy of the NAIOP NM Award of Excellence “Eagle”.

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