Matt Cooper

Vice President


Matt Cooper specializes in retail leasing and investment sales throughout the Ohio market. Working closely with Equity’s development team, he provides pre-leasing for many retail projects prior to construction and is critically involved in the leasing and development process including disposition upon stabilization. Matt also represents a number of third-party landlords and developers, leasing and selling assets throughout the Columbus Metro Area and has completed hundreds of commercial real estate transactions.

Costar has recognized Matt as a top retail broker in the Columbus area based on his overall retail leasing transaction volume. He received the Costar Power Broker award in 2009, 2012, and 2015.

Another aspect of Matt’s work experience includes retail tenant representation. Matt takes great pride in knowing that his clients are some of the best cared for in the industry. He will work relentlessly to help advance their position in the market place.

Before joining Equity, Matt graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelors Degree from the Fisher College of Business in Real Estate and Urban Analysis and a minor in Spanish.

In his free time, Matt enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 kids, exploring the outdoors and being active in his community and within his church. Matt joined Equity for the opportunity to leverage its full-service platform to better serve his clients and believes that his market knowledge and commitment to educating his clients brings unmatched value to their real estate process.