How much money do you need for EB-5?

How much money do you need for EB-5?

How much do I have to invest in an EB-5 project? EB-5 visa applicants are required to make an investment of $1 million, or $500,000 if the job creation occurs in a Targeted Employment Area (TEA), into a U.S. business venture. TEA designation applies to projects in either a rural area or in a high unemployment area.

How do I get EB-5 funding?

A primary EB-5 requirement is an initial investment in a new commercial enterprise. That investment must be $500,000 (USD) in a Targeted Employment Area or $1 million in a non-TEA area.

What is an EB-5 lender?

The EB-5 Program is a USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Services) employment-based visa program allowing foreign investors to gain permanent residency through a $500,000–$1,000,000 investment in a new commercial enterprise that creates at least 10 full-time jobs.

Is EB-5 debt or equity?

The EB-5 investor is thus taking on an “equity position” in a debt fund. The EB-5 “loan” is then structured with the Regional Center Company in the above image (the lender) and the Project (the borrower) within the parameters of the EB-5 regulations. Typically this results in a 5-year secured term loan.

Can I take a loan for EB-5?

USCIS has made it clear that proceeds of a loan are an acceptable form of capital for an EB-5 investment. In such a case, the EB-5 investor must be the principal borrower of the loan and personally liable for repayment, and the loan must be secured by personal assets of the investor.

Can I get a loan for EB5 visa?

Why Eb5 capital?

Since EB5 Capital was founded in 2008, our mission has been the same: to connect qualified investors with superior job-creating projects that satisfy all of the requirements of the EB-5 Visa Program. We invite you to explore our site, examine our EB-5 projects, and learn more about what EB5 Capital offers our investors.

What is the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program?

We raise capital from foreign investors to finance job-creating projects across the United States under the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program.

How many clients has LCR helped with EB-5?

LCR has helped over 850 clients move to the United States through the EB-5 Immigrant Investors Program. LCR also works with the E-2 Investors Visa, the Portuguese Golden Visa, and Grenada’s Citizenship by Investment program. It is the end of another year, and 2021 has not passed without challenges.

What is the EB-5 residency program?

“The EB-5 program has become the most popular residency program in the world.” Administered by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services ( USCIS ), the EB-5 program approves and designates Regional Centers, such as the LCR Overseas Regional Center, to attract foreign investment into the U.S.