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How our nation’s immigrants can help fund infrastructure

Michael Halloran  /  The Hill  /  April 21, 2017 Congress is about to advance a bill to extend the EB-5 program that could help fund much-needed American infrastructure projects at no cost to taxpayers, while simultaneously showcasing one approach to merit-based immigration. Read Post

2017-05-18T07:34:32+00:00 April 21st, 2017|Categories: In the News, Industry News|Tags: , , , , |

100,000 immigrants and CRE can create 1.6 million jobs

Michael Halloran  /  Commercial Property Executive  /  April 20 2017 Congress is working on an idea that would change the perception of EB-5.  A 100,000 increase in EB-5 visas annually could result in $100 billion in capital investment, scale to 1.6 million jobs -- and mean a $1 trillion infusion in development and infrastructure. Read [...]

2017-05-18T07:35:31+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Categories: In the News, Industry News|Tags: , , , , |

NES Financial Selected by Recovery Centers of America for Third-Party Fund Administration

NES Financial announced today it has been selected by Recovery Centers of America (RCA) to provide third-party administration for a $150 million EB-5 project. RCA is a leading behavioral health operator providing a comprehensive scope of care for patients with substance abuse issues. RCA has state-of-art health centers strategically located in the Northeast United States. [...]

2017-05-12T02:21:26+00:00 April 18th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, Press Release|Tags: , , , |

How Private Equity Funds Are Addressing Talent Shortages and Talent Retention

Private equity funds have been evolving to meet the industry’s changing landscape. With greater investor demands, stricter regulatory scrutiny, and stronger market competition, it has become more important than ever for firms to strategize and spend to construct the ideal workforce. One major roadblock is the shortage of private equity talent. In order to build a [...]

Congratulations to Newly Approved EB-5 Regional Centers – March 2017 Edition

NES Financial would like to congratulate the following new EB-5 Regional Centers on their USCIS approval: Coastline Regional Center Extell Utah Regional Center Mainsail Florida Regional Center As a new EB-5 Regional Center, it’s important to put the right team and processes in place before taking your projects to the market. That’s why many Regional [...]

2017-05-12T02:38:43+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, EB-5|Tags: , , , |

Why It’s a Great Time to Consider an EB-5 Direct Investment Option

NES Financial offers a series of articles written by industry experts addressing current key issues in the EB-5 industry. This article by Lauren Cohen, Why It's a Great Time to Consider an EB-5 Direct Investment, provides much-needed perspective and detail on the benefits of considering the option of an EB-5 Direct Investment as an alternative to [...]

The Latest EB-5 Bill Calls for Permanent Reauthorization of Regional Center Program

On March 27, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) introduced the latest EB-5 bill. S. 727 or the “Invest in Our Communities Act” aims to increase worldwide levels of employment-based immigrants and proposes permanent reauthorization of the EB-5 Regional Center program. S. 727 provides some much-needed Congressional support, which has largely been on the defensive from both [...]

2017-05-12T02:43:43+00:00 April 5th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, Industry News|Tags: , , , |

The Onboarding Process: A Critical First Step

As private equity becomes more competitive, the debate over building out the middle and back-office versus using the services of a third-party fund administrator has shifted strongly in favor of outsourcing. When looking for private equity real estate fund administration partners, understanding their experience and processes are essential. For private equity fund administration outsourcing, the [...]

Business and Immigration Due Diligence Including Third-Party Fund Administration

NES Financial offers a series of articles written by industry experts addressing current key issues in the EB-5 industry. This article by Edward C. Beshara, Business and Immigration Due Diligence Including Third-Party Fund Administration, explains the current state of the EB-5 investment program and provides information related to the amount of the investment required and the [...]

2017-05-12T02:45:05+00:00 March 30th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, Industry Insights|Tags: , , , , |

NES Financial Selected by JSG Capital Advisors and Advantage America EB-5 Group for Third-Party Fund Administration

NES Financial announced today that it has been selected by JSG Capital Advisors LLC and Advantage America EB-5 Group to provide third-party fund administration on its latest EB-5 capital raise for a commercial real estate project in New York City's Morningside Heights neighborhood. The real estate project, which is being developed by Delshah Capital, will transform [...]