Darlene Metz

Real Estate Development Specialist

Office: Fond du Lac, WI

Focus: Assisting Developers with technical and administrative support for a variety of real estate activities. Darlene plays a key role in all phases of the development process, working closely with Developers from due diligence and feasibility all the way through the closing process.

Experience: Darlene received her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting from UW-Milwaukee and an associate degree in Interior Design with a certificate in Kitchen & Bath Design from Fox Valley Technical College. Darlene previously worked as a Development Coordinator, Development Director and Development Manager for two Milwaukee area-based development companies. One company developed commercial and market-rate multi-family rental projects throughout the country and the other, market-rate multi-family rental and condominium projects in the Milwaukee area.

Fun Stuff: Darlene enjoys traveling, hiking with her husband and their girls (two lab mix rescues), board games, reading and craft beers.

News/Happenings

The Commonwealth Companies Names Brent Schumacher and David Ritchay as Presidents of the Construction & Development Companies

(Fond du Lac & Middleton, Wis.) January 1, 2021 – The Commonwealth Companies (“Commonwealth”), a Wisconsin-based organization comprised of real…
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Affordable Housing Developer/Manager Awards $25,000 in Educational Scholarships to Residents

(Fond du Lac, Wis.) September 9, 2020 – The Commonwealth Companies, headquartered in Fond du Lac, has announced its 2020…
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Commonwealth has been extremely professional and courteous to the staff and the residents still living in our facility. They exceeded our expectations during the construction project as well as during the renovation of a 1923 school. Both projects have turned out to be beautiful and successful for our community.

Nancy McKenzie, Executive Director , Rhinelander Housing Authority