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EB-5 Investment Alert: Major EB-5 Visa Changes Approaching

Under a new rule published by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security(DHS) on July 24, 2019, several changes to the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program will go into effect on Nov. 21, 2019. This final rule will apply to petitioners who file on or after the effective date. DHS has clarified in the final regulatory text that DHS will not deny a petition filed prior to this rule's effective date (or revoke an approved petition) based solely on the fact that the underlying…

Questions and Answers for EB-5 New Regulations

1. When will the new regulations come into effect? USCIS has declared that the new EB-5 regulations will become effective on November 21, 2019 by introducing the Final Rule. The highlight of the final rule indicated the hike of investment amount. Henceforth, the previous amounts of $500,000 and $1 million will be replaced by $900,000 and $1.8 million for TEA (Targeted Employment Areas) and non-Tea areas respectively. 2. Will the investment amount remain the same permanently? Investment amounts will be…

New EB-5 Visa Regulations

United States authorities have announced the increased value of EB-5 investments to $900,000 and $1.8 million from November 21, 2019. The Final Rule published on July 24, 2019 cites a significant increment in EB-5 investment value. The Federal Register is set to renew EB-5 regulations. Targeted Employment Areas (TEA) will now be certified by Department of Homeland Security (DHS) including the procedure for removing conditions on permanent residency. This is the first alteration made in the program’s rules since 1993.…

Why EB-5 Investors Choose to Live in Florida

Florida is the most sought after real estate investment destination in the US. Myriads of tourists visit the sun-kissed beaches of the state every year and immediately fall in love with this place. Most yearn to have a permanent home in this exotic destination blessed with a booming economy, and a few lucky ones get to realize their dream. If you are planning to immigrate to the US through EB-5 Visa and planning to invest in real estate, here we…

EB5 Extension 2019

Immigration reform has bought some more time for EB-5 visa applicants. This year the Congress has extended the EB-5 Regional Center Program once again. The extension took place several times in 2017 and 2018. At first the program was only extended for the time being in 2019 February 15th. Now the EB-5 has been reauthorized through September 30th, 2019. Thus, the rules and regulations will remain unchanged through September 30th, 2019. This is advantageous for the investors who wish to…

EB-5 Regional Center Program has been extended to December 21, 2018

Recent Update: The EB-5 program has received another short-term extension to December 21, 2018 by the Congress. The foreign investors still have a chance to apply for the EB-5 visa by investing at least USD$500,000 in an EB-5 approved project. Check out below EB-5 investment projects offered by Avista Regional Center. View Available EB-5 Investment Opportunities - https://www.eb5visa.com/project-type/hotels/ The EB-5 Regional Center Program has been extended to December 7, 2018, with the minimum required investment amount remaining at $500,000. The EB5 program was…

Why is the EB-5 Visa Beneficial for Vietnamese?

The EB-5 visa is a great way for eligible immigrant investors to become lawful permanent residents of US. It basically revolves around enhancing the economic growth through the process of foreign investments. To obtain EB-5 visa to the US, the eligible applicant has to make a minimum qualifying investment of $500,000 in a qualifying enterprise. This investment needs to create at least 10 new indirect or direct jobs over a period of two years. You do not need any job…

EB-5 Program Extended Through September 30, 2018

The EB-5 Visa regional center program, which was extended until March 23, 2018, has got another six months extension and approved up until September 30, 2018. The program is expected to continue with $500,000.00 minimum investment allowing foreign investors to obtain a green card by creating jobs for US citizens. It looks this six month extension will save the popularity of the program especially for investors from India. The program also has become very popular among immigrant investors from Vietnam…

EB-5签证投资的好处

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EB-5 Visa – The Advantages for The Indian Investors

As everyone knows the new political era of US has created many hurdles for the foreign immigrants to make their way to the America. In spite of the strict regulations and laws, there is a remedy to get entry into the US. The EB-5 program, although it may end in September 2017 still there is an opportunity to be permanent residents in the US. By investing the $500,000 in the US business, you can acquire the permanent US citizenship through…