Hooks and Hurdles for Chinese Investors in the U.S.


Ankur Gupta assessed the EB-5 investor visa program (which helps foreign real estate investors in American businesses and jobs to obtain green cards), saying it has grown exponentially during the past five to seven years in the hotel sector, where “You can create more direct, permanent jobs than you can with other sectors, such as multifamily, industrial, or office.” Joan-Elisse Carpentier added that “Chinese investors in the EB-5 investor visa program are using roughly 80 percent of the available visas in this category per year.” Read the full article