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EB-5 Extension: EB-5 Extended Until December 8th, 2017

The EB-5 Regional Center Program authorization is now extended to December 8, 2017 thanks to H.R.601, which President Trump signed into law September 7th, as part of the President’s budget deal with Congress. In a message to members of the Public Policy Committee, the IIUSA confirmed the extension of the EB-5 regional center program as part of [...]

By | September 13th, 2017|Blog, EB-5 Policy|0 Comments

USCIS EB-5 Notice of Proposed Rule Making – Potential Changes to the EB-5 Program

USCIS creates Notice of Proposed Rule Making. The NPRM, available here, addresses several important policy issues including Targeted Employment Area (TEA) designation, minimum investment amounts, priority date retention, removal of conditions clarifications, and other miscellaneous changes. In addition to the proposed new regulations, the NPRM includes significant detail on the DHS policy making process, ranging [...]

By | April 16th, 2017|EB-5, EB-5 Policy, Uncategorized|0 Comments

What happens if there is an I-526 denial?

A lot of investors always ask "what happens if something goes wrong" or "what happens if I get denied".  Typically, the answer is that the Berkeley Regional Center has return provisions in our offering documents but I did find this article which may be interesting to those asking the same question. The source is from [...]

By | February 17th, 2017|Blog, EB-5, EB-5 Explanation, EB-5 Help, EB-5 Policy, EB-5 Risk, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Savills – Studley: EB-5 Investment and the Impact on Commercial Real Estate

Here is an interesting report on EB-5 from Savills - Studly and its effects on commercial real estate. The original report can be viewed on their website at: http://www.savills-studley.com/research/eb5-investment-and-the-impact-on-commercial-real-estate EB-5 Investment and the Impact on Commercial Real Estate Savills Studley Insights March 16, 2015 Download PDF Understanding how developers and landlords make use of the [...]

By | July 11th, 2015|EB-5, EB-5 Policy, EB-5 Resources|0 Comments

EB-5 Changes: Leahy & Grassley EB-5 Bill Proposal

EB-5 Changes for 2015 are Starting To Take Shape: EB-5 changes are in the midst for 2015 as the program expires on September 30,2015. in its current form. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) and Ranking Member Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) have introduced S. 1501 (American Job Creation and Investment Promotion Reform Act [...]

By | June 4th, 2015|EB-5, EB-5 Policy, EB-5 Resources|0 Comments