About Us

Dorado Development Company was founded in 1999 for the purpose of developing, owning and managing strategically located shopping centers and single tenant retail properties. Founded by David M. Cummings III, the company began developing and re-developing shopping centers in and around San Antonio and various mid-markets in Central and South Texas. Prior to 2010 was directly involved in over 40 Lowe’s anchored retail projects in Texas, Louisiana, and Arkansas retaining numerous retail properties within several of these developments.

To date, Dorado Development Company has developed over 2.5 million square feet of retail developments and currently has approximately 600,000 SF of retail and service center flex space under ownership and management. At present Dorado is focused on development of strategically located retail and industrial properties anywhere from 5,000 square feet to 30,000 square feet and is also looking to grow its third party management, on a selective basis. Dorado has an in house maintenance operation and accounting services through its affiliation with John R. King and Associates, a professional accounting firm which is located within the Dorado office building headquarters in San Antonio.