About Us

We have the flexibility and expertise to provide all the
necessary real estate services required on any given project.

Developers, Partners & Consultants

National Development is headquartered in Fort Myers under the direction of its principal, Rick Miller. The company began its operations in Bradenton in 1974 and quickly became one of the premier developers in the area. Development activities included a variety of residential condominium communities and subdivisions. In 1984, National opened offices in the Fort Myers area to expand its reach in other growth areas on Florida’s West Coast. National continued its successful track record in the development of a variety of residential and commercial properties from Bradenton to Naples. National Development has also been involved in the development and management of affordable housing since its inception in the mid 1970s.

The company has participated in a variety of government housing programs and has produced thousands of units over the years. The firm has developed affordable apartment communities throughout Florida, Pennsylvania, New York, Indiana, South Carolina, and Louisiana. National Development, through third-party entities, provides general contracting and property management for all of its affordable housing developments. In addition to using a variety of governmental resources to finance these developments, National has established long-term relationships with a variety of construction and permanent lenders throughout the country to provide financing for its many developments.

Core Values

Uncompromising standards of trust and accountability to our clients.

We achieve our goals and objectives by collaborating with our clients, partners and stakeholders.

We are committed to delivering the highest quality products and service to our clients.

Our Areas of Expertise

We offer integrated capabilities in finance, development, construction, and management, and we’re committed to crafting housing solutions that enhance communities and uplift lives.


We develop dynamic financing strategies to position our developments for economic success.


We work closely with local jurisdictions and agencies throughout the entitlement process to deliver quality housing solutions for our clients.


We provide industry-leading construction management services with a commitment to quality in all of our projects.


We work with experienced management partners who are dedicated to meet the needs and expectations of current and future owners and tenants.
What Our President Thinks

The National Development Team has displayed a consistent ability to deliver quality housing to its diverse group of clients. Our decades of experience and comprehensive knowledge of the development process has resulted in the successful completion of thousands of apartment units across the country.

Rick MillerPresident