Investment Projects


Carolina EB-5 Regional Center (CERRC) is pleased to offer an exciting EB-5 investment opportunity in North Carolina. Kotis Properties, the largest retail developer in North Carolina (NC), plans to expand its business in Greensboro, NC.  The company currently owns over 50 retail centers and 90 restaurant properties in US. Restaurant Investors, LLC, a subsidiary company of Kotis, oversees the investment project. Restaurant Investors plans to borrow funds from EB-5 investors under the guidance and direction of CERRC, to fund the expansion and development of a total of three restaurants.

The proposed Greensboro Restaurant Projects will require a total expenditure of $5,259,850 to provide for initial operational reserves. $3,500,000 of the total investment will be through EB-5 investor funds. The Project is located within the Targeted Employment Areas (TEA), so the minimum investment within the project is $500,000 per investor and 7 investors are needed. This project will create 101.9 permanent jobs, which is significantly greater than the number of jobs (70) required for ten EB-5 investors.


  • World-class project team

    An elite team of real estate, restaurant development, legal and EB-5 professionals manage this project.

  • Reduced investment requirement
    The project is located in TEAs, which reduce the minimum investment amount to $500,000.
  • Minimized risk
    The developer is the largest retail developer is North Carolina and has extensive experience in restaurant industry.
  • Ample job creation
    Restaurant industry is labor intensive. The economic analysis shows that this project will create 101.9 permanent jobs, which is 46% more than the required job creation (70) by USCIS.
  • Strong government support
    City and county government officials are on board for the project. United States Congressman Howard Cobe is in support of the continued growth fueled by CERRC and Kotis Properties.
  • Best place for business
    North Carolina is one of best state for business in America. Job creation is the first priority of all levels of government.

Project descriptions

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