The
Romano
Capital
Brand

Romano Capital is an investment company specializing in the funding, acquisition, and development of high-quality real estate with a focus on entry level housing. Our company operates primarily in Clark County, Washington and the Portland, Oregon metropolitan area, where our local contacts and product knowledge give us an advantage in sourcing deals and growing relationships. Our Investors are the backbone of our business. They are primarily Pacific Northwest based and seek out local, tangible, investments. Our investors have grown with us and appreciate the Romano family’s reputation and track record.

What Is Romano Capital?

Romano is first and foremost an investment firm positioned to act on opportunities throughout the real estate cycle. The company’s clients are its investors, who look to Romano for high quality investments and long term wealth building.

Why
We
Do
It

Romano believes in building wealth for its investors so that they can do more of the things they want to do in life. When the company’s clients are served well, Romano grows with them.

How
We
Do
It

Romano develops and invests in various types of real estate, including single family subdivisions, multi-family, condominiums, land and commercial developments. Romano uses a vertically integrated model to predict and control the high costs and fees associated with most real estate investments to product risk-adjusted returns for our investors.

What Is Romano Capital?

Romano is first and foremost an investment firm positioned to act on opportunities throughout the real estate cycle. The company’s clients are its investors, who look to Romano for high quality investments and long term wealth building.

Why We Do It

Romano believes in building wealth for its investors so that they can do more of the things they want to do in life. When the company’s clients are served well, Romano grows with them.

How We Do It

Romano develops and invests in various types of real estate, including single family subdivisions, multi-family, condominiums, land and commercial developments. Romano uses a vertically integrated model to predict and control the high costs and fees associated with most real estate investments to product risk-adjusted returns for our investors.

Company History

The Romano-owned companies have evolved from a loan brokering business established by Kess Romano and Jerry Romano in 2003 to a full service real estate investment company supported by five core companies with interests primarily in the Pacific Northwest.

After the great recession in 2008, in an attempt to become less reliant on conventional financing sources and vulnerable to broader economic conditions, Kess Romano Established Capital Preservation Management, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor, whose sole purpose is to provide a secure investment with higher than average returns.

Kess Romano is the majority shareholder and Chief Executive Officer of all the Romano companies. Korban Romano is the Chief Operating Officer and the only other shareholder.

Company History

The Romano-owned companies have evolved from a loan brokering business established by Kess Romano and Jerry Romano in 2003 to a full service real estate investment company supported by five core companies with interests primarily in the Pacific Northwest.

After the great recession in 2008, in an attempt to become less reliant on conventional financing sources and vulnerable to broader economic conditions, Kess Romano Established Capital Preservation Management, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor, whose sole purpose is to provide a secure investment with higher than average returns.

Kess Romano is the majority shareholder and Chief Executive Officer of all the Romano companies. Korban Romano is the Chief Operating Officer and the only other shareholder.

5 Core
Operating
Principles


1. Do what you say you’re going to do and execute with precision.


2. Embrace accountability and lead by example.


3. Always be improving, especially in strategic real estate investments.


4. Embrace change and react quickly.


5. Practice openness, particularly with regard to investors and our clients.

Romano Capital
Business Structure

01.

Capital Preservation Management, LLC Registered Investment Advisor (RIA): Registered with the state of Washington to provide investment advice. Unlike any of the other businesses, this entity is audited by the State of Washington every year for regulatory compliance.

02.

Romano Properties Lending Company: Romano Properties underwrites and brokers loans in Washington State, many of which are purchased by affiliated Investment Funds.*

*Romano Properties does not originate residential mortgage transactions in Oregon.

03.

Romano Development Inc. Development Business: This business analyzes various types of real estate opportunities, then purchases and develops properties to produce a lower than market risk for investors.

04.

Cedars Construction and 2 Creeks Construction companies: These companies execute the vertical-integrated construction on behalf of the development company.

05.

Realty One Real Estate Brokerage Business: These 5 real estate franchises, owned by Romano Financial, provide a large real estate presence, which is instrumental in acquiring, valuing, and selling our real estate projects.

Romano Capital
Business Structure

01.

Capital Preservation Management, LLC Registered Investment Advisor (RIA): Registered with the state of Washington to provide investment advice. Unlike any of the other businesses, this entity is audited by the State of Washington every year for regulatory compliance.

02.

Romano Properties Lending Company: Romano Properties underwrites and brokers loans; many of which are purchased by our pooled investment vehicles.*

*Romano Properties does not originate loans in Oregon

03.

Romano Development Inc. Development Business: This business analyzes various types of real estate opportunities, then purchases and develops properties to produce a lower than market risk for investors.

04.

Cedars Construction and 2 Creeks Construction companies: These companies execute the vertical-integrated construction on behalf of the development company.

05.

Realty One Real Estate Brokerage Business: These 5 real estate franchises, owned by Romano Financial, provide a large real estate presence, which is instrumental in acquiring, valuing, and selling our real estate projects.

Investment Types

Romano is first and foremost an investment firm positioned to act on opportunities throughout the real estate cycle. The company’s clients are its investors, who look to Romano for high quality investments and long term wealth building

Target Audience

Target Audience (Investors*)

Romano Capital investor target audiences include:

  • Accredited Individuals and Couples*.
  • Family offices.
  • Self directed IRA’s Institutions.
  • Professional organizations.

Target Audience (Clients/Assets)

Romano Capital client/assets target audiences include:

  • Scalable Real Estate Development Opportunities.
  • Homeowners.
  • Capital borrowers.

Mission Statement

Produce high quality real estate investments to build wealth.

Vision Statement

Using a vertically integrated strategy, our companies work in concert to build wealth by continually producing a sustainable source of high quality real estate investments the produce high returns for decades to come.

Mission Statement

Produce high quality real estate investments to build wealth.

Vision Statement

Using a vertically integrated strategy, our companies work in concert to build wealth by continually producing a sustainable source of high quality real estate investments the produce high returns for decades to come.

Cultural principles

  • Open communication across the business
  • Focus on interdepartmental key performance indicators (KPIs)
  • Align tasks with the company’s strategy and culture
  • Be proactive; don’t procrastinate, and don’t wait for others to get back to you

Company
Goals

  • Preserve investor capital
  • Produce above market returns (adjusted for risk)
  • Operate transparently with investors
  • Provide and maintain a positive and energetic culture that people gravitate towards

Leadership
Values

  • Lead by example
  • Do what I say I’m going to do
  • Build bridges, don’t burn them
  • Engender positive energy
  • Be clear and concise about the direction of the company
  • Provide clear expectations
  • Encourage and empower employees

Cultural principles

  • Open communication across the business
  • Focus on interdepartmental key performance indicators (KPIs)
  • Align tasks with the company’s strategy and culture
  • Be proactive; don’t procrastinate, and don’t wait for others to get back to you

Company
Goals

  • Preserve investor capital
  • Produce above market returns (adjusted for risk)
  • Operate transparently with investors
  • Provide and maintain a positive and energetic culture that people gravitate towards

Leadership
Values

  • Lead by example
  • Do what I say I’m going to do
  • Build bridges, don’t burn them
  • Engender positive energy
  • Be clear and concise about the direction of the company
  • Provide clear expectations
  • Encourage and empower employees

Company
Impact
Commitment

Create careers, not just jobs, where employees can achieve all of their financial goals and love the place they work. Cultivate a family environment where people spend time together even outside of the workplace.

Positively impact on community by generously giving. “When we win, our local community wins.”

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