Meet Our Principals
Enrique Torres and Jason Vismantas are the managing partners of Luxe Realty Partners, LLC. Vismantas and Torres have a combined 20+ years of real estate experience.
Luxe Realty Partners was founded by Enrique Torres and Jason Vismantas in 2014. Since its inception, LRP has sought to find superior, risk-adjusted investment opportunities for its investors across all real estate asset classes. As the sponsor of each transaction, LRP is responsible for the sourcing, underwriting, diligence and execution of such investments, while investing alongside its investors in each opportunity. LRP is also responsible for ongoing asset management, business plan execution and investor reporting throughout the lifecycle of each investment. To date, LRP has completed five acquisitions and one sale in the Chicago and Phoenix metro areas and is actively pursuing future investment opportunities that meet its investment criteria.
Mr. Torres has been working professionally in real estate investment and development since 2008. He is currently Vice President of Corporate Development for Equinix, a global datacenter REIT and S&P 500 company, with responsibility for real estate investments. Mr. Torres also serves as a board director for MidPen Housing, a non-profit, low-income housing developer. Mr. Torres previously served as an Acquisition and Corporate Finance Manager at Rexford Industrial, a public REIT focused on Southern California industrial properties. In this position, Mr. Torres was involved in all phases of real estate acquisition (deal sourcing, underwriting and due diligence) and helped close over $150 million in transactions. In addition to real estate acquisitions, Mr. Torres led the financial analysis for Rexford’s IPO. Prior to joining Rexford, Mr. Torres was a REIT Analyst at Green Street Advisors where in 2012 he was awarded the Wall Street Journal’s Best on the Street Award. Mr. Torres received his B.S. degree in Economics Cum Laude from the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business and his International MBA with honors from the University of Chicago, Graduate School of Business (now the Booth School of Business).
Mr. Vismantas has been involved with real estate investment and development since 2007. He is currently a Partner in the Real Estate Group at Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, a large, international law firm, after a opening a Chicago office for his former, boutique firm. He has experience in assisting a wide variety of clients in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions, development, leasing, financing and joint ventures involving both commercial and residential properties, including retail properties, offices, apartment complexes, condominiums and hotels. He also has significant experience with the development and management of international hospitality projects and real estate-secured lending. Over his approximately 10 years in practice, Mr. Vismantas has closed roughly $7B in total transactions. Mr. Vismantas received his B.A. degree in Economics from the University of Chicago and his J.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law. He is a member of the California State Bar and the Illinois State Bar.