About Lightstone

OUR COMPANY

Lightstone is one of the largest privately held real estate companies in the USA with over $6 billion in assets under management and development.

Regional Center
has invested in all projects

Raised over $400 Million
in EB-5 investments
across 4 closed projects
and 3 ongoing projects

We’ve created almost 10,000
jobs across USA


Regional Center
is the Developer for
all projects

OUR PROPERTIES

1

1Empire State Marriott

TypeNew Development

StateNY

Keys350

2

2Marriott at NYU

TypeNew Development

StateNY

Keys285

3

3Marriott Miami Beach

TypeNEW DEVELOPMENT

StateFL

Keys202

4

4Downtown Los Angeles Marriott

TypeNew Development

StateLA

Keys744

5

5Moxy NYC Times Square

TypeMarriott

StateNY

Keys612

6

6Residence Inn Needham

TypeMarriott

StateMA

Keys132

7

7Courtyard Paso Robles

TypeMarriott

StateCA

Keys130

8

8Courtyard Providence Warwick

TypeMarriott

StateRI

Keys92

9

9Springhill Suites Green Bay

TypeMarriott

StateWI

Keys127

10

10Fairfield Inn & Suites Austin NW

TypeMarriott

StateTX

Keys84

11

11Courtyard Durham near Duke University/Downtown

TypeMarriott

StateNC

Keys146

12

12Aloft Tucson University

TypeMarriott

StateAZ

Keys154

13

13Aloft Philadelphia Airport

TypeMarriott

StatePA

Keys136

14

14Four Point Points Philadelphia Airport

TypeMarriott

StatePA

Keys177

15

15TownePlace Suites Little Rock West

TypeMarriott

StateAR

Keys92

16

16Springhill Suites Boston Peabody

TypeMarriott

StateMA

Keys164

17

17Fairfield Inn & Suites West Des Moines

TypeMarriott

StateIA

Keys102

18

18Springhill Suites Des Moines West

TypeMarriott

StateIA

Keys197

19

19Courtyard Cleveland Willoughby

TypeMarriott

StateOH

Keys90

20

20Fairfield Inn East Rutherford Meadowlands

TypeMarriott

StateNJ

Keys141

21

21Courtyard Parsippany

TypeMarriott

StateNJ

Keys151

22

22Hampton Inn & Suites Lansing West

TypeHilton

StateMI

Keys86

23

23Hampton Suites Salt Lake City South Jordan

TypeHilton

StateUT

Keys125

24

24Hampton Suites Tukwila/Seattle Aiport

TypeHilton

StateWA

Keys139

25

25Hampton Inn Des Moines Airport

TypeHilton

StateIA

Keys120

26

26Hampton Inn Miami-Airport West

TypeHilton

StateFL

Keys126

27

27Hampton Inn & Suites FL Airport/S. Cruise Port

TypeHilton

StateFL

Keys104

28

28Holiday Inn Staybridge Suites Austin

TypeHoliday Inn Staybridge Suites Austin

StateTX

Keys80

29

29Holiday Inn Express Opelika/Auburn

TypeHoliday Inn Staybridge Suites Austin

StateAL

Keys87

30

30Holiday Inn Express Auburn University Area

TypeHoliday Inn Staybridge Suites Austin

StateAL

Keys82

31

31Hyatt Place NOLA Convention Center

TypeHyatt

StateLA

Keys70

NEW DEVELOPMENT STATE KEYS
1 Empire State Marriott NY 350
2 Marriott at NYU NY 285
3 Marriott Miami Beach FL 202
4 Downtown Los Angeles Marriott LA 744
MARRIOTT STATE KEYS
5 Moxy NYC Times Square NY 612
6 Residence Inn Needham MA 132
7 Courtyard Paso Robles CA 130
8 Courtyard Providence Warwick RI 92
9 Springhill Suites Green Bay WI 127
10 Fairfield Inn & Suites Austin NW TX 84
11 Courtyard Durham near Duke University/Downtown NC 146
12 Aloft Tucson University AZ 154
13 Aloft Philadelphia Airport PA 136
14 Four Point Points Philadelphia Airport PA 177
15 TownePlace Suites Little Rock West AR 92
16 Springhill Suites Boston Peabody MA 164
17 Fairfield Inn & Suites West Des Moines IA 102
18 Springhill Suites Des Moines West IA 97
19 Courtyard Cleveland Willoughby OH 90
20 Fairfield Inn East Rutherford Meadowlands NJ 141
21 Courtyard Parsippany NJ 151
HILTON STATE KEYS
22 Hampton Inn & Suites Lansing West MI 86
23 Hampton Suites Salt Lake City South Jordan UT 125
24 Hampton Suites Tukwila/Seattle Aiport WA 139
25 Hampton Inn Des Moines Airport IA 120
26 Hampton Inn Miami-Airport West FL 126
27 Hampton Inn & Suites FL Airport/S. Cruise Port FL 104
INTER CONTINENTAL HOTELS GROUP STATE KEYS
28 Holiday Inn Staybridge Suites Austin TX 80
29 Holiday Inn Express Opelika/Auburn AL 87
30 Holiday Inn Express Auburn University Area AL 82
HYATT STATE KEYS
31 Hyatt Place NOLA Convention Center LA 170
EXECUTIVE TEAM

  • David Lichtenstein

    CHAIRMAN & CEO LIGHTSTONE

    David Lichtenstein is Chairman and CEO of Lightstone, which he founded in 1988. He is responsible for directing all aspects...

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  • Mitchell C. Hochberg

    PRESIDENT LIGHTSTONE

    Mitchell C. Hochberg is President and COO of Lightstone. He has over 30 years of experience in real estate development...

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  • Jonathan Rabinow

    Chief Investment Officer Lightstone Investments

    Jonathan Rabinow is Chief Investment Officer of Lightstone Investments. Prior to joining Lightstone, Mr. Rabinow served...

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  • Seth D. Molod

    Chief Financial OfficerLightstone

    Seth D. Molod, is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Lightstone, where he is responsible for overseeing...

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  • Joseph E. Teichman

    General CounselLightstone

    Joseph E. Teichman, Esq., is the General Counsel of Lightstone. Prior to joining Lightstone, Mr. Teichman practiced law...

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  • D. Oliver Martineau

    HEAD OF ASIA CAPITAL MARKETS LIGHTSTONE INVESTMENTS

    D. Oliver Martineau is the Head of Asia - Capital Markets for Lightstone Investments. Prior to joining Lightstone...

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  • GOLDI CHAWLA

    MANAGING DIRECTOR ASIA CAPITAL MARKETS

    Goldi Chawla is the Managing Director and Head of Asia Capital Markets for India and the Middle East. Prior to joining Lightstone...

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  • David Amaro

    DIRECTORLATIN AMERICA Capital Markets

    David Amaro is the Director of Latin America Capital Markets for Lightstone Investments. Prior to joining Lightstone...

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David Lichtenstein

CHAIRMAN & CEO LIGHTSTONE

David Lichtenstein is Chairman and CEO of Lightstone, which he founded in 1988. He is responsible for directing all aspects of the acquisition, financing and management of the company’s diverse portfolio. Mr. Lichtenstein was appointed by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to the NYC Economic Development Corporation’s Board of Directors. The NYCEDC is New York City’s primary economic development vehicle. Mr. Lichtenstein is a founder of the Friendship House, an organization that provides housing for families of sick children and adults in the Greater New York City area.

Mitchell C. Hochberg

PRESIDENT LIGHTSTONE

Mitchell C. Hochberg is President and COO of Lightstone. He has over 30 years of experience in real estate development and operations. He founded and for 20 years served as the Chief Executive Officer of Spectrum Communities, a premier residential developer in the United States. Thereafter, he served as President of Ian Schrager Company, a developer of innovative luxury hotels. Mr. Hochberg currently serves on the Board of Directors of Belmond Ltd. (NYSE: BEL; formerly Orient-Express Hotels Ltd.), as Chairman of the Investment Committee and member of the Audit and Nominating and Governance Committees.

Mr. Hochberg received his law degree as a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar from Columbia University School of Law. He is a Certified Public Accountant and graduated magna cum laude from New York University with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and finance.

Christopher Baxter

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, HOSPITALITY LIGHTSTONE

Christopher Baxter is the Senior Vice President of Hospitality at Lightstone Group. He is responsible for all aspects of hospitality development from the initial due diligence to a successful hotel opening. Prior to joining Lightstone, Mr. Baxter was a Senior Vice President responsible for program and project management services for Faithful+Gould, a leading global project management consultancy. Mr. Baxter has worked with the majority of major hotel flags and a significant cross section of hospitality owners in the US. Most recently in New York, Mr. Baxter is responsible for the development of the former Metlife Clocktower at Madison Square Park to an Edition brand hotel, the lifestyle brand hotel conceived by Ian Schrager in partnership with Marriott.

Mr. Baxter is a graduate of the State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, receiving a Bachelors of Science in Architecture and a Bachelors of Art in Design.

Jonathan Rabinow

Chief Investment Officer Lightstone Investments

Jonathan Rabinow is Chief Investment Officer of Lightstone Investments. Prior to joining Lightstone, Mr. Rabinow served as Managing Director of Argent Ventures. Previously he was Head of Investments at RXR Realty, where he led a team who invested in over $5 billion of assets. He also served as Vice President of a Warburg Pincus real estate investment fund. He was the Treasurer of Sirius Satellite Radio where he managed the company’s capital markets activities including a recapitalization of the company with Blackstone and Apollo Global Management.

Mr. Rabinow holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

D. Oliver Martineau

HEAD OF ASIA CAPITAL MARKETS LIGHTSTONE INVESTMENTS

D. Oliver Martineau is the Head of Asia - Capital Markets for Lightstone Investments. Prior to joining Lightstone, he was the Director of Projects for Minqiang Group, a leading developer in the US and China. Previously he was a founding partner of Au Group, a Beijing-based real estate and EB-5 consulting firm whose clients included three of the largest real estate brokerages in China. Overall, he has helped to facilitate the raising of over $300 million of EB-5 capital over the last 7 years. Mr. Martineau is based in Shanghai, China. He is fluent in English, French and Mandarin.

Mr. Martineau holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Vanderbilt University.

GOLDI CHAWLA

MANAGING DIRECTOR ASIA CAPITAL MARKETS

Goldi Chawla is the Managing Director and Head of Asia Capital Markets for India and the Middle East. Prior to joining Lightstone, he worked with Deutsche Bank in India as Vice President in the Private Wealth Management Division where he managed the debt, equity and alternate investment mandates from large family offices. Previously, he was with HSBC performing similar functions. With over 18 years of experience, Mr. Chawla has in-depth knowledge of various asset classes in the financial sector. Mr. Chawla is based in Mumbai, India. He is fluent in English, Hindi, Punjabi and Gujarati.

Mr. Chawla holds an M.B.A. degree from NIM, Ahmedabad and a Bachelors degree in Management from DAVV.

David Amaro

DIRECTOR LATIN AMERICA Capital Markets

David Amaro is the Director of Latin America Capital Markets for Lightstone Investments. Prior to joining Lightstone, Mr. Amaro worked at LCR Capital Partners where he helped establish their EB-5 offices in Brazil, India, and South Africa. Previously, he was with Voya Financial and Barclays. Mr. Amaro is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese and is based in Miami, FL.

Mr. Amaro holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Policy with a specialization in International Finance from the University of Chicago.

Joseph E. Teichman

General Counsel Lightstone

Joseph E. Teichman, Esq., is the General Counsel of Lightstone. Prior to joining Lightstone, Mr. Teichman practiced law at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, in New York, focusing on corporate finance.

Mr. Teichman holds a law degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and a bachelor’s degree from Beth Medrash Govoha.

Seth D. Molod

Chief Financial OfficerLightstone

Seth D. Molod, is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Lightstone, where he is responsible for overseeing and managing all corporate finance operations. Prior to joining Lightstone he served as Chair, Real Estate Services; and Executive Committee member at Berdon LLP. Mr. Molod brings over 25 years of extensive experience advising some of the nation’s most prominent real estate owners, developers, managers, and investors in both commercial and residential projects. He has advised privately held real estate companies as well as institutional investors, REITs, and other public companies. Mr. Molod received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting from Muhlenberg College. He is licensed as a certified public accountant in New Jersey and in New York.

MANAGEMENT TEAM TRACK RECORD

Lightstone Enterprises Limited has achieved a high grade credit rating of A+ and A1, from Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s, for 2014–2018.

Lightstone Enterprises Limited is an affiliate of Lightstone. It has no obligation with respect to any EB-5 offering.
S&P and Moody’s are leading, independent credit rating firms that evaluate the ability of companies to meet their financial commitments.

The following chart shows the rating structures and definitions used by S&P and Moody’s when issuing a rating.

Legal Disclaimer: Lightstone Enterprises Limited neither guarantees nor provides any collateral for any of the obligation of the entities that will be responsible for repaying EB-5 investors; that investment will depend entirely on the success of the various projects, which is subject to various risks.

TRACK RECORD
PROJECT TOTAL
PROJECT COST
TYPE / KEYS EB-5 LOAN
AMOUNT
# OF
INVESTORS
I-526
APPROVALS
I-924 EXEMPLAR
APPROVAL
% CONSTRUCTION
COMPLETE
JOBS ESTIMATED
TO BE CREATED
I 365 BOND
NEW YORK
$224 MM Multifamily
438 Units
$60 MM 120 Yes Yes 100% 1,476
II ARC
NEW YORK
$237 MM Multifamily
447 Units
$50 MM 100 Yes Yes 100% 1,333
III WALL STREET TOWER
NEW YORK
$541 MM Condominiums
244 Units
$100 MM 200 Yes Yes 15% 2,607
IV MARRIOTT TIMES SQUARE SOUTH
NEW YORK
$390 MM Hotel
612 Keys
$70 MM 140 Yes Yes 100% 1,953
V EMPIRE STATE MARRIOTT
NEW YORK
$188 MM Hotel
349 Keys
$63 MM 126 Yes Yes 95% 2,223
VI MARRIOTT AT NYU
NEW YORK
$203 MM Hotel
286 Keys
$70 MM 140 Yes Yes 25% 1,826
VII MARRIOTT MIAMI BEACH
FLORIDA
$117 MM Hotel
202 Keys
$25 MM 50 Pending Pending 5% 1,817
VIII DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES MARRIOTT
CALIFORNIA
$455 MM Hotel
744 Keys
$120 MM 240 Pending Pending 5% 6,091
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