EB-5 Process & Timeline

INVESTMENT FLOW

IMMIGRATION FLOW

1 Month 2
  • * Select USFC investment option
  • * Sign subscription agreements for the selected investment
  • * Prior to filing I-526 application to USCIS, fund investment amount
1-2
Month
1
  • * Engage law firm and pay legal fees
  • * Law firm confirms investor eligibility
  • * Compile documents with attorney
1-2 Month 4
  • *Funds released from escrow on confirmation of I-526 receipt by USCIS
  • * USFC invests funds into the project
1-2 Month 3
  • * Complete I-526 application with the law firm
  • * On completion, fund remainder of legal fees, and USCIS application fees
  • * Attorney submits EB-5 Application (Form I-526) with USCIS
  • USCIS reviews I-526
  • Estimated 12-24 months
  • (dependent on USCIS waitlist)
1-6 Months
(depending on
Consulate waitlist)
5
  • EB-5 Application (Form I-526) Approved!
0-6 Months
(investor’s choice)
6
  • * Interview at US Embassy or Consulate with family
  • * Confirmation of identities and grant US entry permit
  • * Receipt of EB-5 Visa Immigration Kit
7
  • * Investor and family land in US under entry permit
  • * EB-5 Visas processed at airport and applied to passports
  • * Walk out of the airport as US Green Card holders!
24 months
holding
Conditional
Green Card
8
  • * Investor establishes US residency
  • * USFC Concierge Program assists the investor and their family to ease into US lifestyle
9
  • * Compile proof of residency
  • * US Freedom Capital provides proof of investment
  • * Attorney submits Form I-829 to USCIS
10
  • * Investment matures
  • * Funds are returned to the EB-5 fund and held in cash until I-829 approval
  • USCIS reviews I-526
  • Estimated 12-24 months
  • (dependent on USCIS waitlist)
11
  • Return of Investor capital plus interest after adjudication of I-829 petition by USCIS
11
  • EB-5 Visa Process Complete with Legal Permanent Residency
  • Each Green Card holder has the option (separately) to apply for US Citizenship after:
  • * Five years from receipt of Green Card
  • * 1,000 days of presence inside the US