USA consists of fifty states and one federal district. The main part of the country is located in the central part of the North American. United States is bordered by Canada to the north, and by Mexico from the south. The state of Alaska is located in the extreme northern part of the continent, west of Canada and east of Russia; The state of Hawaii is the archipelago in the central part of the Pacific Ocean. The US also owns territories in the Caribbean Sea and in the Pacific Ocean. Major Atlantic Coast city is New York, a global finance and culture center. Midwestern metropolis Chicago is known for influential architecture and on the west coast, Los Angeles’ Hollywood is famed for filmmaking.
The US EB-5 Investor Visa program gives the opportunity to foreign investors and their immediate family members to get a permanent residency status, so-called ‘Green Card’, if they make qualified investments in the approved commercial enterprise or create at least 10 jobs in the USA. The program is operational since 1990 and it does not require any business experience, minimum skills or education. Although, a physical residing in the USA of the main applicant for at least 6 months per year is required to maintain the visa.
The USA has always been a place of opportunities and freedom, the country of immigrants and tolerance. The country’s economy and market have many potentials, benefitting from the most advanced technologies and a pro – business government.
The EB-5 investor visa program has the minimum investment requirement of USD 500,000 if the investment is made the Targeted Employment Area (TEA) and USD 1 million for standard investment. Investors’ family members are also eligible to apply and obtain ‘Green Cards’. After five years of holding permanent residency, it is possible to apply for citizenship.
- Freedom to live, study, work and travel anywhere within the USA territory.
- Family inclusion.
- High standards of living and strong economy.
- Access to educational institutions at the USA resident tuition fees.
- No business experience, minimum skills or education required.
- No requirement for visa sponsorship.
- Quick and flexible way to obtain a permanent residency (Green Card) in the United States.
- Eligibility to apply for the US citizenship after 5 years of permanent residency.
STEP 1: Understanding the program, signing the retainer agreement application preparation and choosing the regional center.
Month 2 - 12
STEP 2: Submission of I-526 with USCIS, filing EB-5 petition package with USCIS and invest in the project.
Month 12 - 16
STEP 3: Waiting for approval from USCIS.
Month 16 - 18
STEP 4: Filing DS-260 at national Visa Center for PR.
Month 18 - 24
STEP 5: Awaiting for Interview at the US Embassy.
STEP 6: Receive conditional PR status and 2 Years Green Card.