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Real estate development ignites my passion for constant innovation, as each project presents an opportunity to create something entirely fresh. With an empathetic mindset, I immerse myself in the perspective of the end user, striving to craft an immersive experience rather than just a product.

Randy Bates

Partner - Raleigh
Raleigh, NC

Located in Raleigh, Randy is charged with sourcing and developing new multifamily and commercial sites in the Triangle area.

With over four decades of diverse experience in real estate, Randy spearheads the search for multifamily and commercial sites in the thriving Triangle Region, specializing in identifying new ventures and forging collaborations with new partners. Joining our team in 2019 at Childress Klein's invitation, Randy recognized an opportunity to expand our market reach in Raleigh.

Randy's expertise encompasses the acquisition, development, and disposition of residential land, commercial and industrial buildings, and multifamily communities across North Carolina, South Carolina, and Florida. Throughout his career, he has held Partner or Director positions in both small and large firms, consistently operating within entrepreneurial platforms. His areas of expertise include market analysis, concept development, investor relations, and flawless development execution.

With Randy at the helm, our team benefits from his dynamic approach, driving growth and enhancing our market presence. Through his extensive industry knowledge, he continues to shape the real estate landscape, uncovering exciting opportunities and fostering successful collaborations.

B.A. Business Management | North Carolina State University

Childress Klein
Partner, 2019 - Present

Randolph Development, LLC.
Managing Partner, 1996 - Present

Terwilliger Pappas
Raleigh City Partner, 2016-2017

Wood Partners
Director (Partner), 2004-2008

Keystone Corp.
Vice President, 1982-1996

Urban Land Institute

Did you know?

During the recession my wife and I owned and operated a bowling alley and restaurant.  Real estate is more fun!

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Keystone Technology Center, RTP, NC
1.0 MM SF Warehouse and Flex/Office

Southampton Apartments, Mount Pleasant, SC
240 Units I Multifamily

Belle Hall Apartments, Mount Pleasant, SC
240 Units I Multifamily

Ashley Ridge, North Charleston, SC
85 Single Family lots

Mayfaire Condominiums, Wilmington, NC
60 For Sale Condominiums

Alta Shores, North Charleston, SC
240 Units I Multifamily

Vista Sands, Summerville, SC
285 Units I Multifamily

Alta Brookwood, Greenville, SC
275 Units I Multifamily

Alta Crescent, Greer, SC
240 Units I Multifamily

Meeting Street Lofts, Charleston, SC
344 Units I Multifamily

Portside Distribution Center, Summerville, SC
400,000 SF I Distribution Warehouses