EB-5: Your Path to U.S. Permanent Residency

EB-5 is a U.S. visa for investment program that offers a green card and path to citizenship for foreign investors and families.

EB-5 Market Overview

  • The EB-5 program is administered by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) and visas are capped at 10,000 per year.
  • Investments are channeled through USCIS designated Regional Centers.
  • There is a formal ceiling of 700 investors per country. If one country doesn’t meet this quota, capacity is allocated elsewhere.
  • EB-5 has contributed over $37 billion to U.S. GDP since 2010.
  • Program has added 276 thousand jobs to the U.S. economy.
  • The EB-5 program is projected to contribute over $25 billion in total direct investment over the next 5 years. ​

EB-5 Program Participants by Country in 2018 
(Source: USCIS)

EB-5 Foreign Direct Investment
(Source: USCIS)