Free EB-5 Evaluation At Risk Requirement When must a direct EB-5 investor prove that the necessary funds are available to invest? How can an EB-5 investor know his/her investment is considered at risk? Where should the funds of an EB-5 investment be upon filing Form I-526? Must the new commercial enterprise (NCE) be profitable in order for an EB-5 investor to gain permanent residence? How long must an EB-5 investor’s funds be considered at risk? Can a real estate development project guarantee an EB-5 investor a home in return for investment at the end of the EB-5 process?