Interested in investing in the United States? Lauren Cohen’s got you covered on today’s episode of The Real Estate Diplomat! In this episode, Aaron Masliansky is joined by Lauren Cohen to learn about her program of Investing Across Borders. Lauren shares about how she got into the field. Lauren had no experience with immigration law before she had to save her ex-husband after he was deported upon their return trip from their honeymoon. She learned about the immigration process and developed her business around it. There’s a lot to unpack in this episode so be sure to stay tuned!
Immigration to investment:
In this episode, Lauren shares her strategies on how to setup a business and invest in the United States. She talks about programs like EB-5, which allows people to invest in real estate developments in exchange for a Green Card. She also discusses her experience with Covid, shares that the pandemic affects different people in different ways. She has found that many Canadians have been moving to the United States to escape lockdowns and Covid measures.
Impact of social media in the field:
Lauren finds the world to be highly connected because of social media. She states that having a social media presence is necessary if you’re building a business. She can educate the public and provide ample opportunity for them to connect to your business. Lauren has an international staff that assists with her marketing with people being located in Morocco, India and Arizona.
About Lauren Cohen:
Serial entrepreneur Lauren Cohen is an International Lawyer, Realtor, and Foreign Investor Expert. Originally from Toronto and now in South Florida, Lauren is also a best-selling author and sought-after speaker, and she launched her podcast, INVESTING ACROSS BORDERS, in late 2020. Lauren and her turnkey team believe in overcoming obstacles and navigating global expansion for business owners and real estate investors while offering access to unique passive income options. Lauren’s superpower rests in paving a path to immigration visas through real estate and business investment, navigating the path for clients to invest, live, work and play across borders.
Outline of the Episode:
[02:26] The idea of global real estate
[05:02] Foreign investment in layman’s terms
[08:58] How Lauren learned to handle foreign investments
[10:45 Importance of public engagement through social media
[13:40] Why the US is primary target for migration
[19:19] Immigration to investment programs
[21:06] Lauren’s insight on the future of investing
[23:10] Reliable resources for investing
And many more!
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