Congress created the EB-5 Program in 1990 to excite the
U.S. market through job creation and capital investment by
foreign investors. In 1992, the Immigrant Investor Program, also called the EB-5 Program created by Congress. This sets aside EB-5 visas for participants who invest in commercial enterprises
related to new york city regional centers approved by USCIS based on suggestions for boosting economic growth.