The amount of Chinese foreign property investments in general currently stands at $33.7 billion USD. The amount invested in the past year is 200 times greater than in 2008, the beginning of the world-wide economic crunch. The U.S. portion of those investments is $9.72 billion and climbing.

“Domestic restrictions and cooling market conditions in the Chinese real estate sector are pushing many investors to diversify to developed countries where signs of economic recovery and the prospect of asset appreciation promise more attractive returns.”

Not all of that is EB-5, but it is clear that EB-5 investments significant portion. Applying some simple math, 7,688 I-526 applications in the past fiscal year represents a potential aggregate investment of $3.8 billion. We cannot emphasize enough the opportunity we have to assist Chinese businessmen and women with the process of investment and immigration.

To learn more about how to put the EB-5 investment visa program to work for you, contact Dr. Gregory Finkelson at American Corporate Services or call 415-682-2550. To order my book, How to Find Chinese Investors, Agents & Clients for Your EB-5 Projects & Services - A Practical Guide for Regional Centers, Attorneys, Developers and Businessmen, click here.