Immigration through Investment * Job Creation * Capital Infusion

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EB5 Investor Flow Chart
EB5 Investor Flow Chart

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EB-5 Entrepreneur Investor Visa Flow Chart (as of February 19, 2014)

 Month  Item
 Month 0
Investor to Sign Reservation Agreement
 Month 0
Wire of initial deposit of $0.00 USD to RC's Escrow Bank Account
 Month 0
Investor to Sign Fee Agreement
 *Optional: Investor signature of fast track waiver of due diligence periods
 Month 0
Signature of Subscription Agreement by Investor and Regional Center
 Month 0
Receipt and Completion of Investor and Family Questionnaires
 Month 0
Investor to Receive Confidential Checklist from Behar Law Group
 Month 0
Investor to Complete Source of Funds and Path of Funds Charts
 Month 0
Investor signs SEC documents and returns documents to Behar Law Group
 Month 0
Wire of second deposit of $500,000.00 USD to RC's Bank Escrow Account (within 30 days of initial deposit)
 Month 1 Compilation of Investor Documents by Behar Law Group required for I-526 Submission
 Month 1 Behar Law Group to Receive Signature of Forms by Investor
 Month 1 Review and Submission of Investor I-526 Application to USCIS by Behar Law Group
 Month 7 Decision from USCIS: Approval, Denial, or Request for Further Evidence (RFE)
 *Add approximately one month delay for USCIS to adjudicate RFE responses
 Month 7
Notification of Approval of I-526 to National Visa Center
 Month 7
Apply for Consular Processing via National Visa Center or Adjustment of Status by USCIS if in the US
 Month 7
Preparation for Consular Application and Interview
 Month 7
Medical Exam with Consular Application and Interview
 Month 11 Final Consular Interview in Home Country or Adjustment of Status by USCIS if in the US
 Month 11 Remittance of Approval Envelope and Immigrant Visa in Passport
 Month 11 Entry to US at any Port of Entry (within 4 months)
 Month 12 Receipt of Welcome Notice by Mail
 Month 13
Receipt of I-551 Green Card by Regular US Mail
 Month 24 Preparation of Documentation for I-829 Petition, Lifting of Conditional Status (Separate Process)
 Month 25 Filing of I-829 Lifting of Conditional Status with USCIS to demonstrate Job Creation or Job Preservation
 Month 30 Decision from USCIS: Approval, Denial, or Request for Further Evidence
 *Add approximately one month delay for USCIS to adjudicate RFE responses
 Month 31 Receipt of Welcome Notice by Mail
 Month 31 Receipt of Final Unrestricted I-551 Residency Card by Regular US Mail
 Month 64 Application for US Citizenship (optional)


































































**All dates are estimated and are dependent on the Investor’s submission of necessary documentation for
the filing of the I-526 and I-829 Petitions and on USCIS’s review of said applications.**