U.S. EB-5 Gets New Temporary Extension

The U.S. EB-5 investment immigration program has been granted a further temporary extension, this time until December 8, 2017. The extension of the program was part of the Continuing Appropriation Act signed into law by President Donald Trump during September. Had the act not been signed, the previous temporary extension would have expired on September…

EB-5 Program—No Guarantees for the Coveted US Green Card

Introduced to attract foreign investment and facilitate job creation in the US economy, the program has become very popular among affluent investors since the recent global recession. Recently, the US Congress has extended the investment immigration program till September 30, 2016. There are many myths and misconception surrounding the US EB-5 program. The EB-5 Visa…

Economic Citizenship is a Preferred Choice for US Citizens Seeking a Second Passport

While the USA has always been a preferred destination for immigrants, rich as well as poor, there is growing demand for economic citizenship or investment immigration programs among affluent individuals including American citizens seeking opportunities outside the USA. Investment immigration is becoming popular internationally because it enables wealthy individuals move to a stable political and…

EB-5 Program Extended Until September 2016

The US Congress has extended the EB-5 Regional Center Program until September 30, 2016, without planned modifications. The program offers permanent residence to applicants investing $500,000 to $1 million in real estate projects which create at least 10 jobs for citizens or permanent residents in the country. The annual cap of 10,000 visas includes applicants…