The Florida Restaurant Franchise Group EB-5 projects are located in the State of Florida, which is located in the Southeastern Region of the United States. Florida is the 4th largest State in the United States of America. Because of its warm and beautiful weather, and extensive coastline, the State of Florida is a very popular place to live and for recreation. The state capital is Tallahassee, and the Miami metropolitan area is the largest metropolitan area in both Florida the Southeastern United States.
Tourism and trade are the two largest driving economic forces in this market, with more than 60 million tourists visiting the area each year. The Port of Miami is the world’s largest cruise ship port, and is the headquarters of many of the world’s largest cruise companies. Amusement parks, such as Disney World, Epcot Center and Bush Gardens are internationally known. In fact, The Walt Disney World Resort is the largest vacation resort in the world. In 2011, a poll showed that Florida was the top destination state for tourists in the world.
Florida has enjoyed substantial migration of wealthy individuals to metropolitan areas, as prime waterfront real estate became available at attractive prices, and because Florida is one of the seven US States that does not impose a personal income tax. More specifically, Miami has become famous around the world as a popular destination for the rich and famous, who flock to Florida in search of great food, luxury shopping, warm weather and world-famous beaches.