The United States of America has been the land of dreams for millions of people worldwide. The country offers so much promise and so many opportunities to everyone and that it makes itself even more enticing to everyone. It offers great opportunities for education, employment, investments, amenities and everything in general. The healthcare scene in the USA is also really great with the advanced state-of-the-art technologies and highly specialized and the world’s best doctors. It also offers equal rights once one becomes a green card holder and a United States citizen.
Foreign investors who meet the specified USCIS- United States Citizenship Immigration requirements can qualify for the EB-5 Visa program. The investor should meet the investment amount and job creation requirements to permanently settle in United States. After qualifying for the visa program, the main applicant, their spouse and their children under the age of 21 can get the permanent residency green card.
EB-5 which is better known as Immigrant Investor Program was created in the Year 1990. Through this plan job creation and capital investment is encourage by foreign national to boost the U.S economy. The EB-5 Visa plan permits foreign nationals to obtain green card by making a substantial investment and creating 10 full time jobs for the U.S. workers. Foreign investors worldwide are participating in this program and the major investors are reported from China. To qualify for this plan, investors should at least invest $1,800,000 or $900,000 plus the processing overhead cost, legal and filing fees in a “Targeted Employment Area” – TEA i.e. a high unemployment or rural area.