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Tesla Motors-Panasonic Starts Battery Production at Gigafactory in Reno-Sparks, Nevada

Posted on:Thursday, January 5th, 2017 @ 4:45 pm

JANUARY 5, 2017 – Tesla Motors-Panasonic has started production of lithium-ion battery cells at its massive Gigafactory in Nevada which will stimulate the local economy of the Reno-Sparks area where MCFI’s Legends Bay Casino project is located.

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Mr. Lance Liu Joins MCFI as New Director of Shanghai Office

Posted on:Monday, January 2nd, 2017 @ 9:00 am

JANUARY 2, 2017 – MCFI welcomes Mr. Lance Liu as the new director of its China office at Wheelock Square in Shanghai. Mr. Liu will be responsible for initiating and maintaining agency relationships in the Asia-Pacific region under the direction of Mr. Lawrence Chang, President, and Mr. Christian Dorsey, Executive Director. Mr. Liu has experience in EB-5 funding, finance, international trade, and market analysis and holds an International MBA from Hogeschool van Amsterdam (Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences).

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Westphalia Town Center Development District Approved for TIF

Posted on:Thursday, December 8th, 2016 @ 8:39 pm

In a unanimous vote in November 2016, the Prince George’s County Council gave the green light for the formation of a special taxing district for Westphalia Town Center and the related development area. This paves the way for the project to greatly benefit from tax increment financing (TIF) from the municipality for the future development …

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MCFI Receives I-829 Approval Club Award from IIUSA

Posted on:Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 @ 5:26 pm

MCFI was recently recognized as a leader in the EB-5 industry with an IIUSA I-829 Approval Club Award. The award was presented by Peter Joseph, IIUSA Executive Director and received by Mr. John J. Chang, MCFI Chairman and CEO, at the IIUSA 6th Annual Industry Forum on October 10th, 2016 in Los Angeles. MCFI prides …

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MCFI Featured in Korea Daily

Posted on:Monday, August 29th, 2016 @ 8:00 am

August 29, 2016 MCFI was featured in Korea Daily, the most read Korean language general daily newspaper in the United States with an estimated 258,000 daily readership.  The article highlighted MCFI’s EB-5 experience and portfolio as well as the expertise of Mr. John J. Chang, CEO and Mr. Lawrence Chang, President. Click here to read the article. …

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New EB-5 Project: Westphalia Town Center in D.C. Metropolitan Area

Posted on:Thursday, August 4th, 2016 @ 10:11 pm

August 4, 2016 MCFI is excited to announce a new investment opportunity with proven success in current home sales and municipal government support! Westphalia Town Center Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area • 745 residential units & 30,000 SF in retail Westphalia Town Center is a mixed-use, 110-acre community featuring townhomes and apartments as well as a shopping center with grocery …

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New EB-5 Project: Legends Bay Casino in Nevada

Posted on:Monday, August 1st, 2016 @ 4:29 pm

August 1, 2016 MCFI is pleased to offer a new investment opportunity! Legends Bay Casino Sparks, Nevada • 70,000 square-foot casino • Two hotels totaling 206 rooms Legends Bay Casino is a premier destination resort that combines gaming, casual and formal dining, live cabaret entertainment, and hospitality into an exciting and transformative experience for guests. Please visit …

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Tesla Aims To Finish Gigafactory in Sparks, Nevada Years Ahead Of Schedule

Posted on:Monday, July 25th, 2016 @ 3:41 pm

As reported by major news outlets in July 2016, Tesla doubled its construction workforce in a race to finish its gigafactory early so the company can achieve full production in 2018 instead of 2020. The Tesla Gigafactory is located just 18 miles from one of MCFI’s new EB-5 projects, Legends Bay Casino. The recent creation …

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MCFI’s EB-5 Regional Center Designations

Posted on:Friday, July 22nd, 2016 @ 8:43 pm

Maryland Center for Foreign Investment, LLC (MCFI) MCFI – Pennsylvania, LLC MCFI – New York/New Jersey/Connecticut, LLC MCFI – Nevada, LLC MCFI – Northern California, LLC MCFI – Southern California/Arizona, LLC MCFI – Mississippi/Louisiana

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MCFI Expands Geographic Area to Louisiana and Mississippi

Posted on:Friday, May 6th, 2016 @ 4:48 pm

MCFI successfully obtained approval as a regional center in the states of Louisiana and Mississippi as MCFI – Louisiana/Mississippi, LLC. Our geographic areas are now Maryland, Northern Virginia, Washington DC, Nevada, Southern California, Arizona, Northern California, New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Louisiana, and Mississippi. To see MCFI’s entire list of designations, please visit the About Us page.

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