1. Sustainable Growth Fund
In April 2018, Saint Kitts & Nevis launched a new permanent investment fund to replace the temporary Hurricane Relief Fund set up to address the devastation caused by the 2017 hurricanes in the Caribbean. The new Sustainable Growth Fund is open for donations with the following thresholds:
US$150,000: Single applicant.
US$10,000: Per additional dependent..
In addition, the due diligence fees are as follows:
US$7,500: Due diligence of main applicant.
US$4,000: Due diligence for dependent over 16.
US$4,000: Due diligence for financial sponsor.
2. Real Estate Investment
A. Five-year hold period.
Applicants may purchase government-approved property valued at a minimum of US$400,000, or purchase shares valued at the same minimum amount in a real estate development. The investment must be maintained for a minimum of five years.
B. Seven-year hold period
Applicants can make an investment of US$200,000 in a government-approved luxury resort. The investment must be maintained for a minimum of seven years.
In both cases, investors are required to pay additional applicable taxes and fees.