Justin Gardinier of Greystone Talks EB-5

Justin Gardinier.

Justin Gardinier, managing director and head of Greystone EB-5, helped launch Greystone’s institutional EB-5 platform this summer, after joining the Manhattan-based national lending and investment firm in early 2015. As of now, the new platform has $200 million of EB-5 financing in the pipeline. Before joining Greystone, Mr. Gardinier spent ten months at CCRE, Read More

Lower Manhattan Development Poised to Boost Job Numbers: Report

Lower Manhattan Skyline Including 20 Exchange Place

Lower Manhattan’s burgeoning development is driving economic growth at a rate that is outpacing the rest of New York City. That is largely driven by construction of new offices and retail spaces, a report released yesterday by the Alliance for Downtown New York shows.

Development will result in 40,400 additional private-sector jobs to Lower Read More

True North Signs for Another Two Years at 630 Third Avenue

630 Third Avenue (Photo: CoStar).

True North, a digital advertising and media company, has signed a short-term renewal for its offices at 630 Third Avenue, Commercial Observer has learned.

The company will stay in its 8,286 square feet of office space through 2017, according to a press release by landlord ATCO Properties & Management. True North currently occupies parts Read More

SL Green Inks Law Firm to Two Floors of 711 Third Avenue

711 Third Avenue (Photo: SL Green Realty Corp.).

Law firm Golenbock, Eiseman, Assor, Bell & Peskoe is packing up its Madison Avenue offices and heading for Third Avenue.

Commercial Observer has learned that the firm has inked a 38,050-square-foot deal at SL Green Realty Corp.’s 711 Third Avenue. Golenbock, Eiseman, Assor, Bell & Peskoe will be taking the space for more than Read More