NES Financial Represented at 2017 Learn EB-5 Financing Seminar

NES Financial will be present at the 2017 Learn EB-5 Financing Seminar in New York, New York. The event will be hosted by EB5 Affiliate Network on October 6 at the Yale Club of New York City at 50 Vanderbilt Ave., New York, NY, a short walk from Grand Central Station. Reid Thomas, Executive Vice [...]

2017-09-18T06:52:28+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, EB-5, Events|Tags: , , |

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

NES Financial would like to congratulate the following new Regional Centers on their USCIS approval: Liberty Regional Investment Center (Georgia) Nevada First National Regional Center, LLC (Arizona, Nevada) Pass2NY Regional Center, LLC (New York) USA New York Liberty EB-5 Regional Center, LLC (Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania) Guardian Regional Center, LLC (Texas) NationSure, LLC [...]

2017-09-07T18:17:36+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, EB-5|Tags: , , , |

Triple Net Leases and 1031 Exchange: An Interview with Alan Fruitman

We recently had the opportunity to talk Triple Net leases and 1031 with Alan Fruitman — a 25-year veteran of the real estate industry and a specialist in NNN (“Triple Net”) properties. Alan is the author of The NNN Triple Net Property Book and the founder of, which maintains a subscription-only NNN property list, [...]

2017-09-12T21:28:47+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Categories: 1031 Exchange, BLOG|Tags: , , |

Hot off the Press: The 2017 EB-5 Trends & Insights White Paper Is Out!

Download White Paper   We are pleased to announce publication of the much-anticipated 2017 installment of our annual EB-5 white paper series. The 2017 paper, “EB-5 Trends & Insights: A Data-Driven Look into the Changing Landscape of Investor Immigration,” is a deep dive into the trends we see emerging across the EB-5 industry today [...]

2017-09-11T02:03:16+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Categories: EB-5, Industry Insights|Tags: , , , , |

“Plumbing” or Strategic Engine? Privcap on the Evolution—and the Future—of PE Fund Administration

The days of black boxes and no-questions-asked financial returns are long gone. Growing pressures from both regulators and investors for more transparency and more rigorous reporting have led to a boon in third-party private equity fund administration services. That growth has been fueled by more than compliance and competition, however. An equally powerful driver is [...]

2017-08-31T18:41:50+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Categories: BLOG, Fund Administration|Tags: , |

White Paper: Getting Clarity on EB-5 Capital Redeployment and Best Practices

As quickly as the EB-5 marketplace has grown, so too has its complexity. Issuers and investors today face challenges their predecessors never dreamed of. One of the hottest topics in the EB-5 space right now is “redeployment.” The basic problem is this: investors are required to keep their funds “at risk” throughout their conditional residency [...]

2017-11-13T21:04:53+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, Industry Insights|Tags: , , |

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

NES Financial would like to congratulate the following new Regional Centers on their USCIS approval: Cascadia Regional Center - Oregon, Washington Education Fund SW Regional Center - Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah As new Regional Centers, it’s important to put the right team and processes in place before taking your projects to the market. That’s why [...]

2017-09-06T03:09:12+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, EB-5|Tags: , , , |

Specialty 1031 Exchanges: Beyond Real Estate

The great majority of 1031 deals concern real estate and real estate alone. In these cases, the framework for the transaction is fairly straightforward: an exchanger engages a qualified intermediary, sells a property, and then uses the money to buy a new property within 180 days. In this way, taxes on any appreciation of the [...]

Commonly Overlooked Factors of Importance when Performing EB-5 Due Diligence

Reasonable due diligence when selecting a potential investment is a crucial part of the EB-5 process: the choice of investment vehicle can mean the difference between a successful visa petition and total loss of capital. And since the majority of all EB-5 investment is made through the regional center program, [...]

2017-09-06T18:44:49+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, EB-5, Industry Insights|Tags: , , , |