Angie Trosper joins Rappaport as an Executive Director of Brokerage, where she will provide tenant representation in Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia. Her 27 years of commercial real estate and tenant representation experience have contributed to her unparalleled market knowledge across all market areas throughout the DMV.

Trosper joins Rappaport after five years at CBRE where she served as First Vice President. During her time at CBRE, she represented strong retail clients including Starbucks– with whom she opened over 400 stores– Banfield Pet Hospital, Chipotle, Darden Restaurants, Potbelly, Jersey Mikes, Eagle Bank, and a host of other national and local retailers.  Trosper spent over 20 years at Streetsense Retail Advisors, serving as a partner before their acquisition by CBRE in 2017.

“I am very excited to join Rappaport and work alongside their brokerage team which I have always admired. Through the many deals that I have done with them over the years, I have always appreciated their honesty and integrity,” said Angie.

Angie is currently a member of ICSC.  Outside of work, Angie can be found cooking and traveling.

For more information, please contact Angie Trosper at


Akiel Pyant joins Rappaport as a Leasing Representative, where he will provide landlord representation services for Rappaport’s portfolio of grocery-anchored shopping centers located in Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia markets. Pyant’s market knowledge and retail leasing experience will further strengthen Rappaport’s existing team of retail experts.

“We are very excited for Akiel to join our dynamic team of retail leasing professionals. Akiel’s energy, intellectual curiosity, retail leasing experience, and communicative style will have an immediate positive impact on the Rappaport team and his portfolio of shopping centers” said Steve Carboni, Rappaport’s Senior Vice President.

Pyant joins Rappaport after three and a half years as a Leasing Associate at Combined Properties. At Combined, he advised commercial retail clients across a range of services including new deals, lease renewals, letters of intent, and amendments, and utilized market analysis to create innovative business strategies that align with the tenant and landlord performance, in concurrence with mitigating risks associated with shopping centers.

 “I am thrilled to be a part of the Rappaport family.  I sincerely believe that this will be a huge step in my career – and I am excited to advance the goals and missions of the company.  It is certainly a pleasure to be here!” said Pyant.

Pyant is a graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park where he received a Master’s degree in Real Estate Development and an undergraduate degree from the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice in the School of Behavioral and Social Sciences.  Pyant served on the Alumni Board for the Master of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation at the University of Maryland, and is a member of ICSC.  Outside of work, he enjoys swimming and spending time with his family.

For leasing information, please contact Akiel Pyant at

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