It’s natural to believe that regional centers are motivated to succeed when they’re investing in the project alongside the regional center, and this is correct. Oppositely, a regional center that is not also the developer can still make money even if the project itself fails.
Last week’s announcement from President Trump to suspend parts of the U.S. immigration system has raised a series of questions for potential immigrant investors. While the initial announcement indicated it was a broad ban, further explanation indicates it does not apply to all immigration to the United States. For EB-5 investors, this is good news. At this time, EB-5 immigration visas are unchanged. Anyone who wishes to qualify for lawful permanent residency through the EB-5 program is still eligible to Read More
The United States EB 5 visa, employment-based fifth preference category or EB-5 Immigrant Investor Visa Program was created by the Immigration Act of 1990. The program offers many benefits, which made the program very popular among affluent aspiring immigrants. One benefit of the program is that it doesn’t require any particular education level or occupation. But what does that mean? In short: You don’t need a sponsor or self-petition to qualify for the program. Hence, it renders a Permanent Labor Read More
The United States immigration law provides several paths for foreign workers to enter the country on a temporary or permanent basis based on their employable skills. EB5 is one of them. Some of these visa classifications, such as the H-1B or L-1A & B, which are temporary employment-based visas, have lately seen a general tightening of policies resulting in delays or restrictions for people looking to obtain permanent residency. Further, as an international student on an F-1 visa, it restricts Read More
As an immigrant investor, there are generally 4 steps towards receiving your Green Card through the EB5 process and real estate investment opportunities. In order to become a permanent resident in the United States through the USCIS EB5 visa program, you must follow these steps outlined below. Taking the First Steps in the EB-5 Process Before diving into the EB-5 program, do your research. Look for more information online about how to obtain your green card, and think about your Read More
Going through the EB-5 visa process can be an exciting time for many foreign investors. From application all the way through getting your Green Card, the EB-5 program offers a bright future, exceptional investment opportunities, and the pathway towards a Green Card. Read on to learn more about what to expect during the EB-5 visa process. Going Through the EB-5 Visa Process: What to Expect Each individual’s experience during the EB-5 program is their own and unique to that person. Read More