Don’t look to just the Visa Bulletin when estimating EB-5 wait times

  • Written by GCBI Team Posted on October 30, 2020 | Updated on November 13, 2020 | 1 min read

EB-5 expert Suzanne Lazicki tells us that the Visa Bulletin exists to pace demand with supply. But to properly calculate EB-5 wait times, she advises that one must count the number of EB-5 applicants in five possible places, including pending I-526 petitions — which the Department of State does not consider when publishing their Visa Bulletin. The Visa Bulletin, therefore, is only one part of the EB-5 wait-time puzzle.

See Lazicki’s blog