Getting a Visa is not the easiest thing, but if you plan to invest in a qualified business in the U.S. the chances for you to get a Green card and a permanent residence permit becomes a reality.
We are sure that nearly everyone knows someone who lives in the United States or someone who wants to move there, perhaps it is you toying with the idea of doing so. There are countless reasons why, but most of all it is the aspiration to a better life and a bigger job market, moving to a bigger city, and everything a life in such a system offers.
To avoid the danger of deportation and a ban on returning to the United States, the only correct way to enter the country, which includes that you can live and work there in peace, is that you make sure your status of residency is legal.
It doesn’t matter if you are going to the U.S. as a tourist or to start your life all over again, to work in the U.S. or invest, you are in need of a Visa. A visa is a permit to enter the country and we all know that it is difficult to get one. But if you plan to invest in a qualified business in the U.S. the chances for you to get a Green card and a permanent residence permit becomes a reality.
What is the EB-5 Visa?
In last 15 years over 30 billions has been invested in US market through EB-5 program.
The EB-5 Program was created in 1990 which gives foreign investors the possibility to get US Citizenship by investing in a business which will not only be beneficial for the investor but also the U.S. Economy.
This immigration investment visa program is an increasingly important source of funding for development projects in the United States, and differs from other state programs related to immigration and citizenship, because it is the only one that is basically developmental and whose purpose is to create new jobs.
How does the EB-5 Visa program work ?
The EB-5 program is the only Visa program created as follows, it gives foreign investors the possibility to get a permanent residency permit, viz. GreenCard, for the United States. In accordance with the new law established by Homeland Security, which came into force by the end of 2019, there were a few changes relating to this program made.
The EB-5 Program requires the following:
– an investment in the amount of $ 1.8 Million for direct investment (unconditioned) or
– an investment in the amount of $ 900.000 through a regional center, for the investment in a TEA Zone area provided by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.
After the affirmation of the initial request you can apply as an investitor for temporary residency in the United States. After this approval, you can also apply to get the permanent residency permit.
The main advantages of the EB-5 Visa
1. You work and live in the US
The EB-5 Program gives you the opportunity to invest capital which will provide a bright future to you and your family. As an EB-5 investor you can take your spouse and children, under 21, with you to the United States. This way, all will qualify for a Green card.
2. The EB-5 Program’s flexibility
The EB-5 Visa Program allows you to live and work wherever you want to in the U.S. as well as that you can always go back to your country of origin, for private or job related reasons provided that you have U.S. residency.
3. The permanent residency permit is the first step to the american citizenship
Thus, it is your interest to become a U.S. citizen, your two years residence permit is taken into account to the five years which are legal requirements for the U.S. citizenship. After the five years have passed you can apply for the U.S. Citizenship.
4. Easier application to Universities and lower study fees
One of the many advantages you will have as a permanent U.S. resident is that you and your family members can attend any University in the United States and pay study fees under the same conditions as U.S. citizens. This means that you could save $ 85.000 per registered person.
How do I get the EB-5 Visa?
It is essential that you choose the right company and experts to advise you and lead you through the whole EB-5 investment process.The American investment company AMR Global Advisors which also operates in Montenegro, and which is a member of Am Cham Montenegro, can guide you through the entire process. AMR‘s team understands the processes and regulation, which makes them perfect to help you make the perfect choice in harmony with your investment goals. Proof of those facts is our ten years of experience as well as our fundamental knowledge of this field, all requirements and processes which are necessary for you, as well as their satisfied clients – investors from all over the world.
Having in mind that immigration law is one of the most complex fields of law, the consultants at AMR Global Advisors offer you the entire service and guide you through the entire process of the EB-5 Visa program, making sure that you become an credible and stable investor. This way you will achieve your goals while you save money, time and energy.
Make your American dream come true!
If you want to get more information about EB-5 for you and your family or you question yourself if this program is the right thing for you and your business or maybe if there are other options for you to grow your business, contact AMR Global Advisors Office in Podgorica. In addition to these, we can offer you other services in the field of legal, financial, business and marketing consulting.