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What Happens If There’s an I-526 Denial?

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The EB5 immigration visa is popular among foreign nationals looking to relocate to the United States. But, stringent regulations and recent changes in the EB 5 program have increased the plight of many investors leading to I-526 denials. The I-526 petition (filed by the immigration attorneys) demonstrates that the investor has filed, and is in the process or has already invested the required amount of lawful capital in an acceptable EB-5 project. While most denials are due to insufficient evidence Read More


EB 5 Program to Provide Attractive Investments in High Unemployment and Rural Areas

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As the final rule introduces stricter regulations governing the determination and designation of Targeted Employment Areas, a surge in EB5 visa program applications are expected. Prospective aspirants are now looking to beat the November 21st, 2019 deadline following which the minimum qualifying investment requirements for this program will almost double. The standard minimum investment requirement rises from $1 million to $1.8 million in areas outside TEAs. And the cheaper option to secure an EB5 visa via investment in TEAs has Read More


Can I Take Out a Loan to Make My EB5 investment?

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If you’re considering an EB5 investment, it’s likely that you have some questions. Generally the first question people ask us is regarding the initial EB5 investment. Thankfully, going through the EB-5 process is easy with Houston EB5 on your side. We can answer all of your questions and help you through each step, ensuring you do everything correctly so you can earn your Green Card. If you’re curious about what qualifies for investment capital, read on. What Capital Qualifies for Read More


Can I use money gifted to me for an EB5 investment?

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One of the most frequently asked questions from investors is “Can I use money gifted to me for an EB5 investment?” The answer is yes, you can; however, there are certain requirements this money must satisfy in order to qualify for EB 5 visa investment opportunities. Read on to learn more. EB-5 Program Investment Capital When you start the EB-5 process, you’ll go through a series of steps: Discuss your options with Houston EB5 Fill out Investor Questionnaire Submit Investment Read More