Yes, In some cases you can use a bank loan for your source of funds.
Simple cases where loans are acceptable:
- Home Mortgage
- Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC)
Rules For Financing An EB-5 Visa
To obtain a loan to gather the $500,000 needed for investment, you need to show that you have the assets to support such a loan.
A loan against your personal assets may be used to supplement your minimum investment requirement of USD $500,000. However, you cannot obtain loan proceeds based upon the assets of the EB-5 project.
Accordingly, it is important to note that the USCIS may want to see evidence of the lawful source of funds used to purchase the personal asset used to secure the loan.
Read more about financing an EB-5 investment here
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