James Milner Boone NC

Commercial Real Estate Broker, Commercial Real Estate

James Milner, CCIM | Boone, NC

James Milner Boone NC's Bio:

James Milner of Boone NC is an alumnus of Appalachian State University where he majored in Finance and Banking with a Certification in Certified Financial Planning.  He has lived in the Town of Boone since May 2000 where he pursued commercial real estate after being a real estate paralegal for Richard E. Mattar, Attorney at Law.  In 2005, he started Milner Research Services, LLC which provides independent real estate consulting and analysis to developers and attorneys in northwest North Carolina.  He currently holds a license to practice real estate in North Carolina.  In 2013, he was awarded the prestigious CCIM designation by the CCIM Institute. He is the only designee in his area involved full time in commercial real estate. For more information, please visit James Milner, CCIM

Mr. Milner works in all areas of commercial real estate however with being located in a university town stays involved with multifamily transactions on a local and regional level. Furthermore, he is involved in leasing transactions representing both Landlords and Tenants. Mr. Milner is a member of CCIM Institute, High County Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors, NC CCIM Chapter, North Carolina State Bar Board of Paralegal Certification, Boone Area Chamber of Commerce, Young Professionals of Boone, Yosef Club and attends Boone United Methodist Church.

Mr. Milner is engaged and committed to service and community involvement.  He currently serves as the Treasurer to the Board of Directors for the Western Youth Network, a non-profit organization providing mentoring, after-school and prevention programs in Watauga and bordering counties to adolescence youth.

As a founding member, he serves on the Executive Board for Young Professionals of Boone, whose mission is to cultivate next generation leadership in the High Country by retaining and recruiting young professionals through business and social networking.

He is also the Grand Chapter Advisor for the Epsilon Rho Chapter of Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity at Appalachian State University.  Since July 2007, Mr. Milner has served the Town of Boone as a member of the Board of Adjustment.

In addition to local service, he is serving on the national Board of Directors for CLVEN, LLC a subsidiary of Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity, Inc.  CLVEN’s mission is to enhance the undergraduate fraternity experience by providing assistance and support as it relates to housing or other forms of shared space through alumni Housing Corporations of Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity, Inc.  Since 2011 he has served as the Secretary & Treasurer.

Mr. Milner is married to his wife, Catharine Milner together they have a son, Peter and they reside in Boone, NC.

James Milner Boone NC's Experience:

  • Commercial Real Estate Broker at James R. Milner III

    Been actively involved in commercial real estate to include buyer & seller representation along with tenant & landlord representation. While primarily focused on multifamily properties work within all sectors of commercial real estate. In 2013, obtained the CCIM designation awarded by the CCIM Institute. Detailed oriented with client driven results. Utilizing technology to simply processes. Research and analysis of closed commercial real estate sales and leases to gain market knowledge and expertise.

  • Senior Advisor at Tradd Commercial Real Estate

    Commercial real estate broker in Northwest North Carolina to include assisting in the lease negotiations of a national franchise tenant, inline retail space and flex space. Assisted a local multifamily developer in lease up of a new project to the rental market.

  • Paralegal at Richard E. Mattar, Attorney at Law

    Administrative issues, scheduling of real estate closings and meetings, writing memorandum and letters. Real estate title searches in Watauga, Avery, Ashe and Caldwell Counties.

  • President & Owner at Milner Research Services, LLC

    Independent contractor providing real estate consulting and analysis to attorneys, commercial developers and other real estate professionals. Paying attention to detail and being organized with work load. Working with other professionals to obtain information, complete tasks and assigned projects. Office management, budgeting and operation of business. Providing title searches and paralegal services to licensed NC attorneys. Dictation and support staff services to other real estate professionals.

James Milner Boone NC's Education:

  • Appalachian State University


James Milner Boone NC's Interests & Activities:

Commercial Real Estate, Brokerage, Leasing, Consulting, Multifamily, Student Housing, Restaurants, Retail, Office, Land, Appraisals, Social Media, Interfraternity Affairs, Alpha Sigma Phi, Appalachian State University Football