Yes, you heard it right there are 8 cities in the world that pay with some luring perks related to land to the newcomers to settle in their city. Immigration has played a major role in developing a city as people of different mindset and skills come together to help to grow the economy of the city or country as a whole. Below mentioned 8 Cities are Paying Immigrants to Settle Over There-
Below Mentioned are the 8 Cities that are Paying Immigrants to Settle Over There-
Maine- Giving out Free Land for Newcomers
Joining other cities like Alaska or Chile, Maine also pays to settle in the city in the form giving free land, distributing cash and with the schemes that help students to pay their study loans.
Maine city is having trouble lately in keeping the younger generation in the town that’s why they come with the schemes related to student loans.
With the success of this scheme administration announced the similar scheme for the skilled workers in which if the student loan on a student is $1,800 but in the same time as a worker he has to pay $2,000 as an Income Tax, according to the scheme loan amount will be deducted from the tax amount and the person has to pay only $200 as a Tax. But the prerequisite for this scheme is that the student must have done their bachelors from the city only.
Candela-2,000 euros given to each Newcomer
To the wake of a decrease in the population, the mayor of the city decided to give out 2,000 Euros to each one of the newcomers. These 2,000 euros vary in respect of the persons in the family, if you are alone you will get 800 euros and if you are with family it varies from 1200 to 2,000 euros depending on the number of the family members. With this scheme, as reported by the CNN channel 6 families decided to move to Candela. In the near future, Candela government may introduce rebate on taxes as well.
New Haven, Connecticut- giving $80,000 for Home and Tuition fee
This city lured the newcomers by giving an incentive of $80,000 when any of the newcomers buy a home and out of this $80,000, $10,000 is of interest-free which can be used as initial payment for the house. $30,000 from this for the renovation of the home and the remaining share of $40,000 is given to pay the tuition fee. This is not all, other perks include for the city employees which include firefighters, teachers which $2,500 additional with $80,000.
For the students graduating from the city’s institute, the government provides free education in the college provided your income should in the range of any middle-class family income.
Baltimore- Maryland- $5,000 to Luck 30 Residents
Baltimore like New Haven gives the scheme for the new homeowners but the difference is they select only 30 residents for the reward of $5,000 via a lottery system. Under the 60 days of the lottery, one has to book the house. There is another scheme of $ 10,000 for the ones who choose the vacant property and decide to renovate it.
Alaska (North America)- giving out $1,200 Oil Revenue
Since 1976, Alaska is diving the revenues from its oil reserve between the permanent residents. The condition for this is that you have to spend 1 year in Alaska without committing any crime. Total revenue per head comes out to be $1,200.
Kansas and Nebraska- Free Land is being Distributed
Building a new home is quite easy in Kansas and Nebraska for the newcomers as the administration has come up with a Kansas’s Free Lot Plan which is for the plot sizes 12,000 till 36,000 square feet and administration is providing free land for the same to the newcomers. Same as Kansas, a city of Nebraska- Curtis offering the same deal while the other city of Nebraska- Harmony provides the incentive of maximum $12,000 on buying the new home.
Saskatchewan, Canada- CAD$20,000 as a Tax Credit is given for the Students
Saskatchewan province of Canada has a program called Graduate Retention Program for the students who have graduation degree from the province itself. This scheme includes Tax Credit, $20,000 CAD is given to the students which cover their tuition fees.
Chile- City in South America-$45,000 for setting up the New Business
Chile government wants to make Chile as the financial capital of South America, for that, the city is providing the salary of $45,000 for the skilled worker to start their business over there along with that a valid working visa for an entire year. With all this, they have included perks of flight tickets and $10,000 Amazon credit.