To apply for this immigration visa category, you need to invest capital in new US companies that provides job creation.
To qualify for an immigrant investor visa, the foreigner must invest, without loan, the following amounts (in dollars) of minimum qualified capital in a commercial company:
$ 1,800,000 (USD);
$ 900,000 (USD) in a rural or local area with a high unemployment rate, considered a Target Employment Area.
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 United States, not including the investor and the investor’s spouse, sons, or daughters. Labor certification is not required for immigrant investors.
If your idea is to immigrate to the United States to invest, Clasen Immigration Law can help you. We have professionals with experience in Immigration and can answer all your questions, in addition to ensuring that the process runs in the best possible way.