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Corporate Relocations to South Florida Rising in Popularity

A recent study released by the Boyd Company, a corporate-relocation firm in Princeton, New Jersey, found South Florida to be gaining popularity as a place to do business. This rise in popularity is due largely to low cost labor, a result of the American recession.   According...

Chinese Investment and EB-5 Finance Forum Held in Los Angeles

June 14, 2012 - The 2nd Chinese Investment in the US Real Estate and EB-5 Finance Forum will be held in Los Angeles, California, on Thursday, June 21, 2012. This gathering of leaders and experts in inbound Asian investments is one of the industry’s preeminent...

U.S. Expects Record High EB-5 Visa Approvals

The State Department plans to issue more than 6,000 EB-5 Visas during the 2012 fiscal year, according to USCIS reports. This will be an all-time record, and has already spurred the path for other countries to initiate and promote the “investor visa” program.   Bill Wright, a...

Hotel Construction Sees Rise in EB-5 Investments

As the US economy turns a new leaf in the financial world, business is beginning to bud and new construction is returning to American soil. After the economic bust four years ago, hotel development is happening again, and the pace is picking up.   However,...

Dream Come True: Obama Administration Announces Relief for DREAMers

June 15, 2012 Washington.D.C. - The American Immigration Council applauds today’s announcement by the Obama Administration that it will grant deferred action to undocumented youth who were brought to the United States as small children and who have been raised and educated in communities around the country. ...

Florida Ranked #2 State for Business

June 4th, 2012   The state of Florida placed second in the “10 Best States for Business in 2012,” an annual survey of CEO opinion conducted by Chief Executive. The survey included 650 business leaders who responded to questions concerning the states where they do business. The...

US Senator Introduces Bill to Make EB-5 Visa Program Permanent

May 31, 2012   On Thursday, May 24, 2012, Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) introduced legislation seeking to give permanent status to the EB-5 Regional Center Program, among other job-creating endeavors. Established by Congress in 1990, the EB-5 Regional Center Program has successfully facilitated immigrant investments toward economy-boosting...

Price of Single Family Homes Increase in US

May 30, 2012   The National Association of Realtors reported Wednesday, May 9, 2012 the prices of single-family homes climbed in half of the 146 US cities surveyed during the first quarter of 2012. According to reports, the median sales price increased in 74 of the 146...

Fannie Mae Survey Shows Confidence in Economy

May 30, 2012   The percentage of American’s who believe the US economy is reaching upward, as well as those who believe home prices are on the rise is at a record high, according to the April 2012 National Housing Survey, conducted by Fannie Mae. Survey results...