Specializing in the EB5 Immigrant Investor Visa Program
The EB5 investor visa offers foreign national investors the opportunity to use foreign direct investment in a U.S. commercial enterprise to obtain permanent residency. The EB5 visa was created to promote foreign direct investment, job creation, and economic growth and development in the U.S.
10,000 annual visa cap on new petitions. There is a back log for petitioners from China. However, other countries are not experiencing a wait list.
As of now, the minimum investment amount is either $500,000 if you are in a Targeted Employment Area (TEA) or $1 million if outside a TEA.
10 JOBS CREATED
A passive investment in a regional center must create 10 jobs per investor. A direct investment may create or preserve 10 jobs.
EB5 VISA REQUIREMENTS, INVESTMENT, & PROCESS
Invest $1 million or $500,000, depending on the geographic area. 10 full-time jobs created in 2 years. Buy your own business or invest in a regional center.
Investment funds may be your own, gifted to you, loaned or borrowed, or a combination of all three. Also, you do not have to be active in the business, unless you choose to.
Apply using form I-526. Once approved, you’ll apply to adjust status and be granted conditional residence. After two years, you’ll apply to remove conditions. You, your spouse, and children under 21 are eligible.
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