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What is EB-5 Visa

What is the EB-5 Visa? Step-by-Step Guide

The EB-5 visa is an immigrant visa for investors. The EB-5 visa allows a person to get a green card to the United States for themselves, their spouse, and their children under 21 years old, based on making an investment in the United States.   The basic idea of the EB-5 program is that by…

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EB5 Direct Investment

EB5 Direct Investment: Top 3 Advantages Over Regional Centers

As an EB5 investor, you may qualify for a green card through the EB5 visa program by investing through an EB5 regional center or by making a direct investment.   In this guide, I’ll discuss the advantages of making an EB5 direct investment. If you need help with your EB5 visa petition or if you…

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EB5 Regional Center Investment

EB5 Regional Center Investment: 4 Advantages You Should Know About

As an EB-5 investor, you have a big decision to make early on in the EB-5 process: whether to make a direct investment or an EB5 regional center investment.   In this guide, I’ll explore the benefits of an EB5 regional center investment. If you have any questions, feel free to email me directly at…

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High Unemployment Area TEA

High Unemployment Area TEA: Step-by-Step Guide

EB5 investors are given an option to invest either $500,000 or $1 million, to qualify for a US green card. The vast majority of investors invest the lower amount of $500,000. To qualify for this reduced amount, investors must invest in targeted employment areas. A targeted employment area (or “TEA”) is an…

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Targeted Employment Area

What is a Targeted Employment Area?

As a potential EB5 investor, you are eligible to invest either $1 million or $500,000 to qualify for an EB-5 visa. The vast majority of investors invest the lower $500,000 amount. To qualify for the lower investment amount, your EB5 investment must operate in a targeted employment area (TEA).   In this guide, I’ll go over…

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EB-5 Job Creation Requirement

EB-5 Job Creation Requirement: Regional Centers vs. Direct Investments

The EB-5 visa job creation requirement is one of the most important aspects of the EB-5 program. In this guide, I’ll discuss this requirement in detail and compare the differences between regional center job creation and direct investment job creation. If you have any questions, feel free to email me directly at Michael@AshooriLaw.com.   Overview:…

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EB5 Source of Funds

EB5 Source of Funds: 5 Valid Ways to Fund Your EB5 Investment

If you are considering an EB5 visa, you should know about the EB5 source of funds requirement. Specifically, the EB5 visa regulations specify that an EB5 visa petition must include evidence “to show that the petitioner has invested, or is actively in the process of investing, capital obtained through lawful means…”

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EB5 Visa Cost

EB5 Visa Cost in 2020: Explanation of All EB5 Visa Fees

The EB5 Visa is a powerful option for investors and entrepreneurs. Through the EB5 visa, you can get a green card for yourself, your spouse, and your children by making an investment in a US business.   To get an EB5 visa, it is extremely important to satisfy all of the EB5 requirements, carefully follow…

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