EB5 Visa Cost

The Ultimate Guide to Understanding the EB5 Visa Cost

When beginning your EB5 visa journey, it’s imperative to understand the full expanse of costs involved. This will be crucial in helping you to choose the right path. This is where EB5 Global Ventures can be of assistance. 

We will provide insight into the financial intricacies of your unique EB-5 immigration route. We have experience providing comprehensive and cost-effective solutions for EB5 visa applicants. Contact us right away or read on for a breakdown of your EB-5 visa process and costs. 

Complete Breakdown of the EB5 Visa Costs

Successfully securing a U.S. investor visa requires a thorough understanding of all the costs involved. The EB5 visa process encompasses mandatory investment and a layered financial commitment that includes, but is not limited to, the following fees and services:

Primary Investment and Filing Fees

According to the EB-5 Reform and Integrity Act of 2022, the investment threshold for an EB-5 permanent residency visa is $800,000 for projects in a Targeted Employment Area (TEA) and $1,050,000 million for non-TEA areas. 

EB-5 applicants must also navigate through the following USCIS filing fees:

  • Form I-526 and I-526E, costs $11,160 for a standalone investor 
  • Form I-485, for applicants already in the U.S., costs $1,440 per applicant, which includes the biometrics fee.
  • Form DS-260, for applicants outside the U.S., this form costs $445, covering online processing and the affidavit of support.
  • Form I-829 is the final stage of the EB-5 process and has a fee of $9,525
  • Additional Legal and Administrative Costs

Additional costs may be necessary to ensure your application follows all of the necessary legal requirements. Legal fees can include:

  • Funding assistance
  • Documentation preparation assistance
  • Administrative costs 
  • Due diligence in vetting regional centers and project developers

Other Possible Expenses

What you have to pay will depend on your circumstances. However, you might face additional costs like the I-765 for Employment Authorization and Advance Parole travel permits. Your legal and administrative fees will vary but may prove vital to ensure a seamless EB-5 application process.

EB5 Global Ventures Provides a Path to Cost-Effective EB5 Solutions

At EB5 Global Ventures, we excel in offering transparent and efficient solutions. Our clients benefit from our deep understanding and ensuring every cost is anticipated and accounted for.

Our company history is rich with families seeking a better life and students aiming to cement their future in the U.S. We pride ourselves on our ability to manage costs and provide a streamlined path to residency.

Anticipating Future Changes

Navigating the EB-5 visa's financial requirements demands experience and foresight. Our commitment to guiding you through every financial aspect of your EB5 journey sets us apart, making us your ideal partner in this life-changing endeavor.