My now boyfriend want to apply for his permanent resident he has 8 to 10 years being in this country we are planning to get marry I am a us citizen do we have to wait some kind of time married to apply for his permanent resident will it help him get it more faster because he marry me what can I do where do I go and how long will It take to get him his permanent resident .
The main question that needs to be answered here is how did your boyfriend enter the U.S.? (did he enter without inspection by an immigration officer?; did overstay his visa?) That, along with other relevant factors, will be determinative of the course of action to follow towards achieving the goal of permanent residency.
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