“Your EB-5 Visa Process – A Summary”
- Work with your Immigration Attorney to search, vet and select an EB-5 Project you like.
- Subscribe and Invest minimum capital requirement in a business at risk* for job creating activities
- File Form I-526, Petition by Alien Entrepreneur. Upon approval of Form I-526 petition, either:
•File Form I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status, with USCIS to adjust status to a conditional permanent resident within the United States, or
•File DS-230 or DS-260, Application for Immigrant Visa and Alien Registration, with the U.S. Department of State to obtain an EB-5 visa for admission to the United States.
3. Upon the approval of the I-485 application or upon entry into the United States with an EB-5 immigrant visa, the EB-5 investor and derivative family members will be granted conditional permanent residence for a two-year period.
•File Form I-829, Petition by Entrepreneur to Remove Conditions, 90 days before the two-year anniversary of the granting of the EB-5 investor’s conditional resident status (Green Card).
•List only the conditional resident’s address on Form I-829.
If USCIS approves this petition, the conditions will be removed from the EB-5 applicant’s status and the EB-5 investor and derivative family members will be allowed to permanently live and work in the United States.
Return of Capital
The return of at risk EB-5 Capital contribution is subject to each Project and investor timelines. Typically the Project aims for a capital event coinciding with an EB-5 investors removal of conditions 5-7 years after initial investment.
For More Information on the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Process Click Here <https://www.uscis.gov/working-united-states/permanent-workers/employment-based-immigration-fifth-preference-eb-5/eb-5-investors>.
For More Information on average Visa Processing Times Click Here <https://egov.uscis.gov/cris/ptAllFormsAverage.do>.
From Start to Green Card
Select your EB-5 Project
Engage EB-5 Attorney
Review and Subscribe
Invest EB-5 Capital*
2Y Conditional Permanent Residence
Start EB-5 Capital Repayment
Return of EB-5 Capital
Green Card for Investor and Family
2017 Featured EB-5 Projects
*For Projects outside our approved geography, our team serves as Issuer and Manager of the EB-5 Fund. Please note, no offering or investment information will be provided until you have been verified through our qualified investor verification process.