EB-5 US Investor Immigration Advice

EB-5 Program - United States

The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) administers the EB-5 Program, which allows Investors, their spouses and unmarried childtren under 21 years to apply for a green card (permanent residence) if they:
The EB-5 visa was created by Congress in 1990, as a means to stimulate the U.S. economy through job creation and capital investment by foreign investors. Moreover, In 1992, Congress created the Immigrant Investor Program, also known as the Regional Center Program.

EB-5 Job Creation Requirements

Direct jobs - actual identifiable jobs for qualified employees located within the commercial enterprise into which the EB-5 investor has directly invested his or her capital.

Indirect jobs - those jobs shown to have been created collaterally or as a result of capital invested in a commercial enterprise affiliated with a regional center by an EB-5 investor. A foreign investor may only use the indirect job calculation if affiliated with a regional center.

Capital Investment Requirements

US Dollars Investment - EB-5 Project

The required Minimum Investments are:

EB-5 - Benefits

EB-5 Benefits for Investors

The benefits of investing in EB-5 Projects, as offered by our USCIS approved Regional Centers are:

EB-5 Application Process

EB-5 - Application Process

An application for an EB-5 must comply with the following steps:

1. File Form I-526 - Petition by Alien Entrepreneur. Note that our Regional Centers have a better than 99% approval rate on I-526 petitions, which is significantly higher than the nation USCIS average of 89%.

2. Approval of Form I-526 petition - need to file either of the following:
3. Once the Form I-485 is approved, the Investor and his family will be granted conditional permanent residence for a 2 year period.

4. File Form I-829 - Petition by Entrepreneur to Remove Conditions, 90 days before the two-year anniversary of the granting of the EB-5 investor’s conditional resident status (Green Card).

5. USCIS Approves Form I-829 petition - the conditions will be removed from the EB-5 applicant’s status and the EB-5 investor and derivative family members will be allowed to permanently live and work in the United States.

Bank Street Lofts (EB-5 Project)

Bank Street Lofts - EB-5 Project

What is the Bank Street Lofts Project?

The beautiful and historic town of Hightstown, New Jersey lies just 50 miles outside of New York City. Close enough for the daily commute, but far enough away to escape the noise and hubbub of the city. Founded in 1721, Hightstown has a rich history as an agricultural and transportation hub in New Jersey.

Benefits of the Bank Street Lofts Project

Bank Street Lofts - Aeriel View - EB-5 Project

Bank Street Lofts - Job Creation & Economic Analysis

Hightstown Map - EB-5 Project

It is anticipated that the Hightstown project will create approximately 495 direct and indirect full-time employment positions by the third year of operation.

Job positions that will be created by development and operation of the residential and commercial development include: Accounting, Construction, Management, Leasing, Admin, Marketing, Security, and many more.
Interior of Bank Street Lofts - EB-5 Project

“The Bank Street Lofts Project will increase investment in the region by a one-time amount of $55,473,755. This impact analysis finds that the project will generate significant and positive economic benefits for the regional economy.”

"The Bank Street Lofts Project would result in annual growth in the regional economy by a gain of $23,532,114 in regional household earnings."

"Project developers are estimating $21,000,000 in EB-5 capital from 42 investors. Individual investors in the project are estimated to be assigned 11.791 jobs each. The project provides enough jobs to meet or exceed the requirements of the EB-5 program."

Greystone Hotel - Miami, Florida (EB-5 Project)

Greystone Hotel, Miami - EB-5 Project

What is the Greystone Hotel Project?

This is an acclaimed project, which involves the renovation of the historic Greystone hotel to create over 50,000 square feet of hotel, restaurant, lounge and rooftop pool space in the heart of the bustling nightlife and entertainment section of Miami Beach, Florida. Originally designed and built in 1939 by famous Architect, Henry Hohauser, it is located at 1920 Collins Avenue, in Miami Beach.

The renovation of the Greystone Hotel will create the following modernisations:

1. Rooms - 97 luxury rooms.

2. Events - Local artwork exhibits and hip and energetic events.

3. Restaurant - 5,000 sq ft upscale restaurant with flavoutr of the mediterranean, 130 seats with outdoor area, and mezzanine level cocktail lounge.

4. Basement Speakeasy Bar - 1,500 sq ft Basement level lounge, with state of the art sound system and sophisticated bar.

5. Rooftop Solarium - 6,000 sq ft rooftop pool, bar and Event space together with Oyster Bar.

Miami, Florida

Miami Beach - EB-5 Project

Why Invest in Miami?

Greystone Hotel - Economic Analysis and Job Creation

Greystone Hotel - Miami Beach

The $22 million target EB-5 capital raise for the restoration of this property to embrace original charm of its exceptional location, while also providing the utmost in modern conveniences and amenities. The EB-5 loan represents 34.9% of the total project cost, and is protected by the acquisition of $20 million in developer equity and $6.2 million in historic site tax credits.
Miami Harbour - Greystone Hotel (EB5 Project)

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