EB-5 (EMPLOYMENT BASED PROGRAM)
The United States Goverment offers opportunity for overseas investors and their families to become Green Card holders and eventual U.S. citizens in return for investment in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.
IN A FEW WORDS
The U.S. Congress has created the fifth-employment based (EB-5) immigrant visa category for qualified foreign investors, who are willing to invest in a enterprises that will benefit the U.S. economy and create or save at least 10 full-time employments.
In Puerto Rico as a Target Employment Area, the minimum requirement is $500,000 in investment by the foreign investor.
Immigrants who invest in Puerto Rico can include their spouses and unmarried children under the age of 21 under the same EB-5 US $500,000 investment.
For detailed information, visit the official website at www.uscis.gov.
Always consult your immigration attorney or one of the 4 EB-5 centers in Puerto Rico for applicable procedures and other specifics.