Investor visas for permanent residents status are available for qualified individuals and their family members based on their investment in a new commercial enterprise which results in the creation of 10 full time jobs for US citizens or permanent residents. The minimum investment under the EB5 investor visa program is $500,000 if the investment is in a Targeted Employment Area or a rural area. Otherwise the required investment amount is $1,000,000. Many intending immigrant investors choose to invest in a Regional Center EB5 investor visa program. These Regional Centers allow qualified investors to meet the employment requirement through indirect employment methods which are generally pre-approved by the USCIS. Most Regional Center investments are located in Targeted Employment Areas allowing the EB5 investor to qualify for the minimum investor amount. It is not necessary for the investor to reside in the location of the EB5 investment For a current list of EB5 Regional Centers in California and in other parts of the United States click here. Careful planning with independent tax and financial advisers together with Immigration counsel is strongly recommended. Our Law Firm has been representing immigrant investors in Los Angeles and throughout the United States since the EB5 program started in 1990 and we work closely with the intending immigrant investor and other professional investment advisers at all stages of the process.
For More Information Regarding the EB5 Investor visa program please send an email to: Gihan@usa_immigrationlaws.com for Investor Visa Program.