EB5 Affiliate Network States of Washington & Oregon Regional Centers
Geographic Coverage: All 39 Counties in the State of Washington
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Benefits of Affiliation with our State of Washington EB-5 Regional Center
Immediate Ability to Raise EB-5 Capital in Washington
Business affiliates of EB5 Affiliate Network, including our Washington 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 Washington EB-5 Regional Center
Our Team Will Complete Your I-924 Application for a Washington 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 Washington for EB-5 Washington Regional Center Projects
Please visit our EB-5 TEA Map to determine if your Washington 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 Washington EB-5 regional center project is located in a TEA, you can request a formal TEA designation letter from the appropriate Washington 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 Washington, please contact us directly by phone at 1-800-288-9138 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the State of Washington and the Economic Climate of our EB-5 Washington Regional Center
Our Washington 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 all 39 counties in the state of Washington.
The EB-5 Regional Center Program has been endorsed by Washington Governor Jay Inslee, Senator Patty Murray, Senator Maria Cantwell, and several United States Congressmen representing districts within the state of Washington 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 Washington EB-5 regional center such as the EB5 Affiliate Network State of Washington Regional Center.
Washington: Population and Income Demographics
According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the state of Washington had a population of approximately 5.4 million people over the age of 16. Of this, there are approximately 3.5 million people in the labor force, with 3.1 million who are employed and 327 thousand who are unemployed. These population numbers represent approximately 2.6 million households in the state of Washington.
Washington: Unemployment Trends
Unemployment statistics for the state of Washington in 2015 show average unemployment at 5.5%. Monthly unemployment rates in the state of Washington in 2015 were 5.0% for October 2015, 5.4% for November 2015, and 5.9% for December 2015.
The state of Washington covers an area of 71,362 square miles, with a width of 360 miles and a length of 240 miles. This implies a population density of 104.9 people/square mile, which makes Washington the 25th most densely populated state in the United States.
The capital of the state of Washington is Olympia, the largest city is Seattle, and the largest metro area is the Seattle metropolitan area. The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the state of Washington in 2010 was $341 billion. This implies a CAGR ’00-’10 rate of 4.10% and a per capita GDP of $45,599. Washington has the 14th-largest economy in the United States today by GDP.
Significant businesses within the state of Washington include the design and manufacture of aircraft (Boeing), automotive (Paccar), computer software development (Microsoft, Bungie, Amazon.com, Nintendo of America, Valve Corporation, ArenaNet), telecom (T-Mobile USA), electronics, biotechnology, aluminum production, lumber and wood products (Weyerhaeuser), mining, beverages (Starbucks, Jones Soda), real estate (John L. Scott), retail (Nordstrom, Eddie Bauer, Car Toys, Costco, R.E.I.), and tourism (Alaska Airlines, Expedia, Inc.). The state of Washington has significant amounts of hydroelectric power generation.
Washington State Government & EB-5 Investment Financial and Employment Statistics
Washington: Real gross domestic product (GDP) for 2011-2014
From 2011 – 2014, Washington GDP grew by 8.33%, with an average annual GDP growth of 2.2%. In 2014, Washington real GDP was $0.39 trillion dollars, the fourteenth in the U.S. 2013-2014 saw the largest percent change in GDP at 3%, signaling a strong and growing economy.
Washington: 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. Washington personal consumption expenditures grew from $0.26 trillion in 2012 to $0.28 trillion in 2014. From 2013 – 2014, total personal consumption expenditure grew by 3.7%.
Washington: State government finances (2013)
In 2013, the government of Washington collected $47.9 billion in and spent $45.7 billion, resulting in a net difference of $2.1 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.
Washington: Total economic impact of EB-5 investments (2013)
In Washington, EB-5 investment has supported the direct creation of 524 jobs. These jobs were the result of roughly $37 million in direct investment from EB-5 projects, contributing $47.36 million to the state’s GDP. EB-5 investment in Washington also contributed $7.72 million to federal revenue and $3.47 million to Washington state government and local municipal revenue.
Washington: New privately-owned housing units authorized by building permits in permit-issuing places
Since 2009, Washington has seen an increased growth of privately-owned housing units both in new buildings and housing units. In 2014, roughly 4,100 privately-owned units were authorized by building permits. Most of these units are constructed in Washington’s largest cities, which include Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, and Bellevue.
The EB5 Affiliate Network State of Washington Regional Center covers the entire state of Washington, including the following cities in the state. Bellevue is a city in thePuget Soundregion ofWashingtonstate and is often considered a suburb ofSeattle. Bellevue was voted the 5th-best place to live in theUnited States. Redmond is a city in King Countyfamous for being home to Microsoft Corporation, and it has a large presence over the area. It is also the self-proclaimed biking capital of the country.