NAI Avant
807 Gervais Street
Suite 301

Columbia, South Carolina 29201 United States
t+1 803 744 9834 m18035131518 f+1 803 744 9875
Office Leasing

Specialties:  Generalist, Office

Scope of Service Experience
Rob Lapin specializes in Office/Industrial, Retail Tenant Representation and Landlord Brokerage. Rob was also a founding member of the NAI Avant Healthcare Team. Rob has over two decades of successful experience in sales/marketing, business development, management, operations and organizational leadership. Rob’s area of focus is South Carolina with an emphasis on Columbia and its surrounding Central Midlands Region. Rob is currently a key contact for NAI Avant’s current listings with the South Carolina Ports Authority.
Background & Experience
For the past 8 years Rob has been recognized as a Central Carolina Realtors Association Circle of Excellence Award recipient achieving the top level “Gold Award” in 2008. In 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2009 Rob received the “Silver Award,” and in 2003 and 2010 Rob received the “Bronze Award.” He holds a B.A. in Business from Michigan State University. Rob was the 2010 Midlands Habitat for Humanity President. Throughout the midlands region Rob is an active member of Columbia Jewish Community Center and the Cultural Council.
Professional Associations & Designations
Past President of Habitat for Humanity Board of Directors and an 8 year Board Member (non-Profit)

Director of Compliance on the Board of Directors for the SC United Development Academy

Past member of the Board of Directors for the Columbia Jewish Community Center

Past board member of the city of Columbia cultural council for the arts
Transaction History
Expanded and renewed more than 28,000 square feet for the University of Phoenix (Columbia,SC)

Assembled Kroger at Fort Jackson, Columbia, SC, along with 3 other parcels for redevelopment
with a Whole Foods anchored center. Transaction valued over $4 million

Represented Palmetto Health in a ±29,500 SF lease for Medical 1 Office Space Represented City of Columbia in the purchase of 3 locations for parking facilities

Represent the South Carolina State Ports Authority on the disposition of property including the Port of Port Royal and Daniel Island

One of the listing agents for Otarre, which is SCANA Corporation less land in Cayce, Columbia
Part of listing team for Kline Center