USA is the largest economy in the world and offers the strongest opportunities for investors and entrepreneurs. The USA offers the most lavish lifestyle in the world and huge geographical landscape to make it a home country of your choice. The USA has a direct green card program known as US EB-5 and investor visa known as E-2 for treaty countries. Washington DC is the capital of the USA.
USA Residency Benefits
- E-2 investor visa allow you to live & do business anywhere in the USA
- EB-5 program leads to US citizenship after 5 years
- Family can join you in USA as dependent
- World class standards of living
- Access to world class education
- Access to world class healthcare
EB- 5 Project Investment
US EB-5 Investor Program allows foreign investors, with their married partner & unmarried children under the age of 21 to get a green card by investing in approved projects under regional centers in the designated territory in the USA.
The foremost condition for EB-5 immigrant visa program is the investment an amount of USD $800,000 in a commercial enterprise. EB-5 immigrant investor program benefits include a legal residency in The United State, freedom to work and live any state or territory in The United States; and opportunities for business, work an employee or study for the main applicant, spouse & unmarried children under 21 years of age.
The EB-5 Visa Program requires an investment of minimum USD $800,000 commercial enterprises or project approved by the US government. The area where these investment must be made should be identified as high unemployment rate areas, and the investment must generate well defined employment under the EB-5 program bill, such areas are called as TEA (Targeted Employment Area), each investment must generate 10 full time jobs in the market. Everything is approved and monitored by USCIS, (United States Citizenship and Immigration Services).
E-2 Business Visa
The E2 Treaty Investor visa allows the investor to live and work in the US to direct and develop the business, and allows entry of Executive, Management and Essential skills employees. In larger businesses management and executive level employees may be sent to the US instead of the owners of the business. Employees that are also nationals of the E2 visa Country as the investor may also qualify for an E2 visa. The E2 visa can continue to be extended indefinitely as long as the business continues in the US.The investment used to qualify for an E2 visa must be in an active and operating business that requires people to work in the business.
For investors who do not wish to invest at least $900,000 under the EB5 immigrant investor Green Card Program the E2 treaty investor visa category (or possibly the L1 visa) is worth considering.
Some nationals other than treaty countries are applying under the Grenada citizenship program to become eligible to apply under the E2 Treaty Investor visa scheme.