Lightstone New York Regional Center, LLC is approved as a designated EB-5 Regional Center by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). The Regional Center serves the New York City metropolitan area, and invests in luxury rental apartments, outlet shopping malls, retail centers, and other residential and non-residential real estate development projects. The Regional Center was established by Lightstone to stimulate economic development and growth, create U.S. jobs and secure financing for real estate development projects in the New York City area. Lightstone works with international investors and New York-based developers with projects that are anticipated to enhance the local community, improve the economy, and create jobs to satisfy the requirements of the United States EB-5 Visa Program.
Project Legal Counsel
Greenberg Traurig is the legal counsel for Wall street Tower, as well as Lightstone’s previous two EB-5 projects, Liberty Gardens I and II. They are responsible for completing all of the project documents, as well as the review of all investor filings. As one of the top leading law firms in the EB-5 industry, Greenberg has filed more than 5,000 I-526, I-829 and I-924 applications. In total, their team has managed more than $10 billion worth of EB-5 deals.
Evans, Carroll, & Associates, Inc.
Dr. Michael K. Evans is the project economist for Wall Street Tower, having prepared the economic analysis report for the project. Dr. Evan’s firm is the leading economic firm for economic analysis reports for proposed EB-5 centers. His firm has completed over 500 EB-5 economic analysis reports and works closely with leading immigration lawyers to ensure that the overall package is USCIS compliant.