Hardly can a person without the “American Dream” be found, that is without a desire to move to a country with flourishing economy, a bundle of opportunities, the highest standards of life on the globe, heterogeneous cultures, diverse landscapes and the strongest most wide-spread currency. The United States is composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories and various possessions which occupy 9.8 million km2 (3.8 million sq. mi) with the population of over 325 million people.
Investors can gain the EB-5 visa which gives permanent U.S. residency and then two years after they are rewarded with a green card. Subsequently, those who hold Green Card for at least 5 years can apply for naturalization.
No managerial experience or special educational background is required.
No language requirement.
Ability to work, live and study anywhere in the United States.
Spouse, dependent children under 21 years old are also included on the same application.
The source of investment capital can be an inheritance, gift, business or any other lawful activity.
Ability to receive the investment back upon the completion of the project.
Investment Programme requirements:
To be in the age of majority (i.e. at least 21 years old).
To demonstrate that assets and funds have been legallyacquired.
To have no criminal record
The main applicant must stay in the USA for six months a year.
The EB-5 visacan be granted through 2 investment options.
To create a new enterprise based in the U.S.A.
To invest in a regional center pre-approved by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.
Creation of a New American Enterprise
Under this option, applicants must meet the following requirements.
Minimum Investment ($USD) - $1,000,000 in a new commercial enterprise
Minimum Investment ($USD) - $500,000 in the enterprise in a targeted commercial area, such as rural territory or the one suffering from the unemployment of minimum 150 percent that of the national average.
Creation of 10 full-time US qualified jobs for two years in the commercial enterprise.
Active management of the enterprise on a daily basis.
Investment in a Regional Centerpre-approved by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
In this route,applicants must meet the following requirements.
Minimum Investment ($USD) - $500,000
Creation of10 full-time US jobs (not necessarily in a particular enterprise)
To hold Green Card for at least 5 years.
To be in the age of 18 or older.
To reside in the U.S. territory for minimum 3 months before the application is proceeded.
To have continuous residence within the U.S.territory since the date of the application to the date of naturalization.
To demonstrate basic level of English
To be able to demonstrate the knowledge and understanding of American history and government system.
To follow the principals of the Constitution of the United States
To be well-tuned to the proper order and well-being in the United States within all the relevant periods.