The Effects of COVID on Citizenship Planning

Governments around the world have limited people’s freedoms, including adjustments to social benefits, limiting who can work, where they can work, limiting where you can shop and can’t shop, buy and not buy, and go on vacation as a result of the COVID pandemic. These limitations force people to reassess and evaluate whether having global mobility options (including a second passport) is important. In 1990, the U.S. EB-5 Immigrant Investor [...]

November 4th, 2020|Categories: EB-5|

A Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update from NES Financial

From all of us at NES Financial, we hope you and your family, colleagues, and friends are all well during this time of uncertainty where the spread of COVID-19 continues.  Public health officials, based in part on learnings from other countries, are focused on trying to reduce the rate of spread of the disease. In doing so it is believed that the health care system will be better equipped to deal [...]

March 31st, 2020|Categories: BLOG|Tags: , , , |

EB-5 Q&A with CanAm Enterprises’ Tom Rosenfeld

In Part II of our “EB-5 Insights from the Experts” blog series, we spoke with CanAm Enterprises CEO Tom Rosenfeld about his 2020 forecast for the EB-5 market and program. CanAm has been a leading Regional Centers operator in the U.S. for over 30 years and has worked with more than 5,500 EB-5 investors. They have helped create approximately 72,000 full-time new jobs in the U.S. Below are Tom’s thoughts [...]

Why Lunar New Year 2020 will be a Strong Year for Investments, Real Estate

Goodbye Year of the Pig, hello Year of the Rat! 2019 was a strong and successful year for NES Financial and our clients. We closed the year with over 60 Opportunity Zone funds, final OZ regulations were published, we entered EB-5 3.0 (a term coined by our EVP Reid Thomas) and interest in our Private Equity and 1031 solutions skyrocketed! So, what does the Year of the Rat look like and [...]

January 23rd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Congratulations to Newly Approved EB-5 Regional Centers – July 2018 Edition

NES Financial would like to congratulate the following new Regional Centers on their USCIS approval: Allstates QSR Regional Center, LLC (Connecticut, District of Columbia, Massachusetts, New York, Pennsylvania) American Dream Group, LLC Regional Center (Washington) Art District Los Angeles Regional Center, LLC (California) Beresford Regional Center (California) Best Tire Center Regional Center, LLC (Texas) BridgeForth Southeastern Regional Center, LLC (Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee) Gateway South Florida Regional Center, LLC (Florida) [...]

July 23rd, 2018|Categories: BLOG, EB-5|Tags: , , |

EB-5 Partner Profile: Kevin Wright, Economist

As part of an ongoing series of profiles of our Medallion Partners, we recently had the chance to speak with EB-5 economist and industry veteran Kevin Wright about his work, his advice to prospective investors, and his thoughts on the proposed reforms to EB-5. After a decade of independent operation, Kevin’s company merged into Baker Tilly in 2017. ________________________________________ 1. Kevin, thanks for speaking with us. Could you tell us [...]

June 20th, 2018|Categories: BLOG, EB-5|Tags: , , , , |