The Lightstone Group Signs McKenna's Seafood

Restaurant Inks Renewal at New Smyrna Beach Shopping Center

Oct 03, 2011, 13:59 ET from The Lightstone Group

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla., Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lightstone Group, one of the largest private real estate owners in the country, announced today that McKenna's Seafood, Inc. has exercised an option to remain a tenant at New Smyrna Beach Shopping Center for an additional seven years. Operating as McKenna's Place, the seafood restaurant occupies 4,400 square feet of space.

"Open since 2002, McKenna's Place has become a community staple winning acclaim for its menu and its upscale sports ambiance," said David Lichtenstein, chairman of The Lightstone Group. "The restaurant brings a great amount of traffic to the New Smyrna Beach Shopping Center and we're extremely excited that they decided to remain a tenant for the long term."

New Smyrna Beach Shopping Center features 101,274 square feet of space and is located on South Dixie Freeway (US Route 1) at the intersection of 6th Street.

"New Smyrna Beach Shopping Center benefits from an ideal location on Route 1, just minutes from the beach," said Jeffrey Dash, vice president of leasing for The Lightstone Group. "McKenna's Seafood is just one of the top-name tenants that make the center such a popular destination for both local residents and visitors to the region."

To learn about leasing opportunities at New Smyrna Beach Shopping Center or other retail centers owned by The Lightstone Group, please contact Jeffrey Dash at or by calling 908-688-8300.

About The Lightstone Group

Founded in 1988 by David Lichtenstein, The Lightstone Group has grown to become one of the largest privately held real estate companies in the United States.  Its diversified portfolio of industrial, office, retail and residential real estate assets includes 10 million square feet of commercial space and more than 8,000 multifamily units in 20 states and Puerto Rico.  

The Lightstone Group manages its business through operating platforms, each focused on a specific real estate asset class.  Headquartered in New York, The Lightstone Group employs more than 500 professionals.  For more information, visit

SOURCE The Lightstone Group