RESIDENCY BY INVESTMENT:

The Portuguese Golden Visa Programme was launched by the Portuguese authorities in October 2012. It is a fast-track residency programme for foreign investors from non-EU countries. It provides investors with a fully valid Residency Permit in Portugal.

  • One of the simplest and fastest programs in Europe
  • Visa-free travel to all Schengen countries
  • Portuguese passport allows you to work, live and travel in the whole Europe.
  • Free access to 170 countries.
  • Non-residents are taxed on their Portuguese-source income only
  • Spouse, dependent children and parents of the main applicant or spouse can also apply.
  • Your spouse and you dependent children can live, work and study in the country.
  • After 5 years of being in Portugal you can apply for a permanent residency permit or after 6 years for the Portuguese citizenship.
  • You have the possibility to rent out the house bought.
  • Access to public services such as health services.
  • One of the simplest and fastest programs in Europe
  • Visa-free travel to all Schengen countries
  • Portuguese passport allows you to work, live and travel in the whole Europe.
  • Free access to 170 countries.
  • Non-residents are taxed on their Portuguese-source income only
  • Spouse, dependent children and parents of the main applicant or spouse can also apply.
  • Your spouse and you dependent children can live, work and study in the country.
  • After 5 years of being in Portugal you can apply for a permanent residency permit or after 6 years for the Portuguese citizenship.
  • You have the possibility to rent out the house bought.
  • Access to public services such as health services.

In order to apply for Portugal’s Golden Visa, you need to invest into a property:

  1. The purchase of real estate property with a value equal to or above €500,000; or*
  2. The purchase of any property in rural or low population density area. The price must be over €400,000; or*
  3. The purchase of real estate property, with construction dating back more than 30 years or located in urban regeneration areas, for refurbishing, for a total value equal to or above €350,000; or*
  4. The purchase of real estate property, with construction dating back more than 30 years and located in low density areas, for a total value equal to or above €280,000.

Or*: You have the free choice to choose which is the one that best suits your expectations

IBN Immigration Solutions has spent a considerable amount of time and effort to find a suitable partner who fits our expectations with regard to service delivery. We decided to team up with a law firm rather than a real estate developer in order to be able to provide proper legal advice on the best residence program.

Our partner is a UK law firm with an international arm and offices in various European countries specialising in UK Immigration and EU Citizenship by Investment. The Principal has worked for the UK Government’s Immigration Department before embarking on a stellar legal career. He is supported by a team of seasoned lawyers and support staff.

We will introduce you to our partner firm and you will contract directly with them. The communication is direct and efficient.

HOW TO APPLY FOR RESIDENCY IN PORTUGAL

  • Fill in the application questionnaire by clicking the button further below.

  • Organize a pre-qualification call or appointment with one of our consultants.

  • We will put you in contact with our partner and make sure that information already provided is shared in order to avoid double work for you.

  • We will follow-up with our partner and you to make sure communication is established.

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