The FORT Podcast: Steve Radom – Founder of Radom Capital – Best in Class Urban Infill Developer
Steve Radom, Founder of Radom Capital, began his company in 2014 with the vision of creating a best-in-class urban infill redevelopment platform that passionately executes enduring designs and yields differentiated projects. Radom has developed 15 projects ranging from small, retail redevelopments to larger mixed-use projects. Each stabilized project has achieved and maintained 100% occupancy to best-in-class tenants.
On this episode, Chris and Steve chat about the story of how Radom Capital came to be, how Steve selects a location and what matters. They also share stories of how Montrose Collective & MKT came to be and how ultimately, it’s all in the details.
(01:50) – Steve’s Background and Career
(10:19) – What would you say is your edge?
(14:00) – When do you go from really good to absolutely great?
(16:49) – How do you think about raising capital?
(21:33) – How do you think about hiring architects and landscape designers?
(23:40) – What separates a great architect?
(24:49) – Building The Montrose Collective
(32:44) – What’s your secret to working with City Councils?
(37:15) – Learnings From The Early Days Of The Pandemic
(43:36) – How are you describing the Houston market right now?
(46:59) – What do you think about Houston’s Zoning approach?
(48:25) – The MKT Project
(57:35) – What’s your tenant buy-in strategy?
The Fort is produced by Johnny Podcasts