Foreign Investor signed EB-5 Subscription Agreement for a qualified project and invests $1,000,000 or $500,000 in the project. Administrative Fees and Legal Fees must also be deposited.
Investor’s immigration Attorney prepares and files I-526 petition to USCIS.
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I-526 Petition is reviewed by the USCIS. Upon approval of the application, a conditional Green Card is granted for 2 years.
If USCIS denies the petition, then EB-5 Investment is returned to investor.
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Following approval, investor will receive conditional Green Card with 2 year validity. The investor, spouse, and all unmarried children under 21 can live, work, travel to anywhere within the United States without restrictions.
90 days before conditional Green Card expires, immigration attorney files I-829 petition for lifting of conditions on Green Card.
This is contingent on the job creation confirmation of the EB-5 Project.
Investor can be returned the EB-5 Investment or maintain an equity position with steady annual returns.