EB-5 processing times

The Latest EB-5 Bill Calls for Permanent Reauthorization of Regional Center Program

On March 27, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) introduced the latest EB-5 bill. S. 727 or the “Invest in Our Communities Act” aims to increase worldwide levels of employment-based immigrants and proposes permanent reauthorization of the EB-5 Regional Center program. S. 727 provides some much-needed Congressional support, which has largely been on the defensive from both [...]

April 5th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, Industry News|Tags: , , , |

EB-5 processing times lengthen once again

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently released updated average processing time information for EB-5 petitions through February 29th. Processing times have increased to an average of 16.6 months for I-526 petitions, 17.5 months for I-829 petitions, and 9.3 months for I-924 petitions. Average processing times for EB-5 petitions have continued to rise steadily. Date [...]

April 18th, 2016|Categories: EB-5|Tags: , , , , |

Updated processing times for EB-5 petitions

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services' (USCIS) Immigrant Investor Program Office (IPO) has released processing times for EB-5 petitions through October 31, 2015. The delay in processing I-526 and I-924 petitions has decreased. I-526 petitions are now being adjudicated in an average of 12.8 months, and I-924 petitions now average 7.9 months. I-829 petition processing [...]

January 7th, 2016|Categories: EB-5, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |