The United States continues to be one of the most desired locations for investors because of the thriving economy and sheer number of opportunities. In addition to the economic opportunities, it is truly a great place to live. The United States ranks amongst the highest in the world in living standards and offers incredible education opportunities, amongst other benefits. It is these opportunities in combination with the high standrad of living that gives us the term “living the American Dream”
The United States offers multiple paths to residency (Green Card). Applicants can choose from the EB3 Immigrant Visa or the EB5 Immigrant Investor Program.
EB3 Immigrant Visa Programme
The USA EB3 visa allows a U.S. employer to sponsor a foreign worker. Eligible professionals, skilled workers, and other workers (unskilled) can receive a U.S. green card based on a full-time job offer from a U.S. based company. Workers may also include their family in their application and after a period of 5 years of permanent residency are eligible for citizenship.SKILLED WORKERS
- Must be able to demonstrate at least 2 years of job experience or training.
- Must be performing work for which qualified workers are not available in the United States.
- Must be able to demonstrate that you possess a U.S. baccalaureate degree or foreign degree equivalent, and that a baccalaureate degree is the normal requirement for entry into the occupation.
- Must be capable of performing unskilled labor (no training or experience required) that is not of a temporary or seasonal nature, for which qualified workers are not available in the United States.
EB5 Immigrant Investor Programme
Minimum Investment – $900,000
The USA EB5 Investor Programme seeks to attract foreign individuals who will be entitled to obtain the Green Card in a period of approximately 24-30 months, upon investing a minimum of $900,000 in a U.S. approved project and by fulfilling other requirements.
|CAPITAL CITY:||Washington, D.C.|
|TOTAL AREA:||9,826,675 km2|
|TIME DIFFERENCE:||UTC-5 to UTC-10|
|GOVERNMENT TYPE:||Federal Presidential Constitutional Republic|
|CURRENCY:||United States Dollar|
|GDP (PPP)(PER CAPITA):||$65,297.52 USD|