New EB-5 bill increases minimum investment by $150k, gives urban investments more support, offers investor privileges — and new costs

Urban or Rural investment EB-5

Posted by EB5Admin on November 8, 2019 [Editor’s note: While what’s here may seem like exciting news keep in mind that it may not pass or be significantly changed during the legislative process. Please consult with your immigration attorney for the latest update. If you need a immigration attorney I can […]

USCIS has released the third quarter EB-5 Data for fiscal year 2019.

EB-5 Visa

By Clare Lithgow The data for the I-526 Petitions by Entrepreneurs as well as the I-829 Petition by Entrepreneur to Remove Conditions on Permanent Resident Status reveal slower processing times in FY 2019. Here’s the data, a few possible reasons for the slowdown, and what, as an investor, you can do […]

Why EB-5 goes wrong for some investors: an immigration lawyer shares insight


Lawyer shares insight Miami immigration lawyer who focuses on helping unsuccessful EB-5 investors shares some valuable lessons — all the more important with investment levels rising sharply in a few months. He cites the language barrier, “culture barrier,” and conflicts of interest as reasons why some applicants invest in the wrong […]

New EB-5 Regulations Announced – Investment Amount Increases

Advance Copy of EB-5 Final Rule This final rule amends Department of Homeland Security (DHS) regulations governing the employment-based, fifth preference (EB-5) immigrant investor classification and associated regional centers to reflect statutory changes and modernize the EB-5 program. In general, under the EB-5 program, individuals are eligible to apply for lawful […]