EB5 Affiliate Network State of Connecticut Regional Center
Geographic Coverage: Multiple counties in the state of Connecticut
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Benefits of Affiliation with our Connecticut EB-5 Regional Center
Immediate Ability to Raise EB-5 Capital in Connecticut
Business affiliates of EB5 Affiliate Network, including our Connecticut EB-5 Regional Center, can immediately begin raising EB-5 investment funds in any of the designated geographic areas that comprise our regional centers. Click here to view our official approval listed on the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Website.
Indirect Job Creation Calculations
Business affiliates of our regional centers can calculate job creation through both direct and indirect job methodologies, leading to higher job creation figures than direct non-regional center calculations of actual payroll employees.
Regional Center Affiliation Process
The affiliation process can be a fast solution and a great fit for those looking to begin a project immediately. Our experienced team will work with you to understand if EB-5 is a good fit for your project and if you qualify to affiliate with our regional centers.
Let Us Create Your Own Connecticut EB-5 Regional Center
Our Team Will Complete Your I-924 Application for a Connecticut EB-5 Regional Center in 3 Weeks
EB5AN has obtained full state regional center coverage in multiple states and has completed over 100 USCIS-compliant business plans and economic impact studies. The I-924 application process is complicated and requires legal expertise, economic analysis, business plan creation, and an understanding of how USCIS adjudicates applications. EB5AN has the internal resources to assemble all required aspects of an I-924 application. Additionally we have extensive experience with I-924 applications and understand all the key components and common pitfalls. There are various approaches to take when filing an I-924 form, please contact us to learn more about the process and how we can work together to get your regional center approved quickly by the USCIS.
Targeted Employment Area (TEA) Approval Letter in Connecticut for EB-5 Connecticut Regional Center Projects
Please visit our EB-5 TEA Map to determine if your Connecticut EB-5 regional center project is located in a census tract that automatically qualifies as a Targeted Employment Area (TEA).
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To learn more about how USCIS reviews TEA designations and why is it important to obtain a TEA designation for an EB-5 project, please visit our main page on Targeted Employment Area (TEA) Designation.
Once you determine if your Connecticut EB-5 regional center project is located in a TEA, you can request a formal TEA designation letter from the appropriate Connecticut state agency. To view a list of all state agencies that issue EB-5 TEA letters, please visit EB-5 TEA State Agencies.
For easy-to-follow instructions on how to obtain an official EB-5 TEA letter. please visit How to Get a TEA Letter. Here you will also find a set of sample materials, including an official TEA letter and a set of analyses completed in support of a TEA letter request to a state agency certified to issue EB-5 TEA letters.
If you still need assistance with getting an official EB-5 TEA letter for your EB-5 regional center project in Connecticut, please contact us directly by phone at 1-800-288-9138 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the State of Connecticut and the Economic Climate of our EB-5 Connecticut Regional Center
Our Connecticut EB-5 regional center was created to provide an investment vehicle for qualified foreign investors seeking to obtain permanent resident status in the United States of America through an investment in a USCIS-approved EB-5 regional center with geographic coverage of multiple counties in the state of Connecticut.
The EB-5 Regional Center Program has been endorsed by Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Senator Christopher S. Murphy, and several United States Congressmen representing districts within the state of Connecticut as a great opportunity for the United States economy and for foreign investors looking to immigrate to the United States of America and invest in a USCIS-approved Connecticut EB-5 regional center such as the EB5 Affiliate Network State of Connecticut Regional Center.
Connecticut: Population and Income Demographics
According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the state of Connecticut had a population of approximately 2.9 million people over the age of 16. Of this, there are approximately 2 million people in the labor force, with 1.8 million who are employed and 191 thousand who are unemployed. These population numbers represent approximately 1.4 million households in the state of Connecticut.
Connecticut: Unemployment Trends
Unemployment statistics for the state of Connecticut in 2015 show average unemployment at 5.6%. Monthly unemployment rates in the state of Connecticut in 2015 were 4.8% for October 2015, 4.8% for November 2015, and 5.0% for December 2015.
The state of Connecticut covers an area of 5,543 square miles, with a width of 70 miles and a length of 110 miles. This implies a population density of 739 people/square mile, which makes Connecticut the 4th most densely populated state in the United States.
The capital of the state of Connecticut is Hartford, the largest city is Bridgeport, and the largest metro area is the Greater Hartford area. The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the state of Connecticut in 2010 was $237 billion. This implies a CAGR ’00-’10 rate of 3.77% and a per capita GDP of $59,132. Connecticut has the 23rd-largest economy in the United States today by GDP.
Connecticut’s per capita personal income in 2013 was estimated at $60,847, the highest of any state. There is, however, a great disparity in incomes throughout the state of Connecticut; after New York, Connecticut had the second largest gap nationwide between the average incomes of the top 1% and the average incomes of the bottom 99%. According to a 2013 study by Phoenix Marketing International, Connecticut had the 3rd-largest number of millionaires per capita in the United States, with a ratio of 7.32%. New Canaan is the wealthiest town in Connecticut, with a per capita income of $85,459. Darien, Greenwich, Weston, Westport, and Wilton also have per capita incomes of over $65,000. Hartford is the poorest municipality in Connecticut, with a per capita income of $13,428 in 2000.
Connecticut State Government & EB-5 Investment Financial and Employment Statistics
Connecticut: Real gross domestic product (GDP) for 2011-2014
From 2011 – 2014, Connecticut GDP grew by 0%, with an average annual GDP growth of 25%. In 2014, Connecticut real GDP was $0.23 trillion dollars, the twenty third in the U.S. 2012-2013 saw the largest percent change in GDP at 1%, signaling a strong and growing economy.
Connecticut: Total personal consumption expenditures (2012-2014)
Personal consumption expenditure is the primary measure of consumer spending on goods and services and is a primary engine driving economic growth. Connecticut personal consumption expenditures grew from $0.16 trillion in 2012 to $0.16 trillion in 2014. From 2013 – 2014, total personal consumption expenditure grew by 0%.
Connecticut: State government finances (2013)
In 2013, the government of Connecticut collected $31.9 billion in and spent $29.3 billion, resulting in a net difference of $2.5 billion. Revenue is sourced from federal and local taxes, sales tax, and individual and corporate taxes. Expenditures include education, welfare, highways, police, and other social services.
Connecticut: Total economic impact of EB-5 investments (2013)
In Connecticut, EB-5 investment has supported the direct creation of 115 jobs. These jobs were the result of roughly $7 million in direct investment from EB-5 projects, contributing $9.78 million to the state’s GDP. EB-5 investment in Connecticut also contributed $1.5 million to federal revenue and $0.74 million to Connecticut state government and local municipal revenue.
Connecticut: New privately-owned housing units authorized by building permits in permit-issuing places
Since 2009, Connecticut has seen an increased growth of privately-owned housing units both in new buildings and housing units. In 2014, roughly 1,000 privately-owned units were authorized by building permits. Most of these units are constructed in Connecticut’s largest cities, which include Bridgeport, New Haven, Hartford, Stamford, and North Stamford.
The EB5 Affiliate Network State of Connecticut Regional Center covers the entire state of Connecticut, including Hartford, the capital city and home to numerous insurance company headquarters.