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EMPLOYMENT 5TH PREFERENCE (EB5)

Immigrant Investor

REQUIREMENT 1. You must invest, without borrowing, the following minimum qualifying capital dollar amounts in a qualifying commercial enterprise: $500,000 (in a high-unemployment or rural area) or $1,000,000 (in any area).

REQUIREMENT 2. A qualifying investment must, within two years, create full-time jobs for at least 10 U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents, or other immigrants authorized to work in the U.S., including neither you nor your family members.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

Is a job offer in the U.S. required? - No.
Is Labor Certification required? - No.
Is Prevailing Wage Determination required? - No.
Is proficiency in English required? - No.
Is a minimum education required? - No.
Is a minimum or maximum age required? - No.
Is an Affidavit of Support required? - No.
Can your family members get green cards as derivative beneficiaries? - Yes.

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