About the Program

In September 2013, the Spanish Parliament launched the program enabling foreigners to obtain Spanish residence by investment. It is possible to choose between the following investment options: government bonds worth EUR 2 million, a bank deposit worth EUR 1 million or property worth EUR 500,000

Advantages

  • Schengen Residence Card
  • PR Permit Renewable after 5 years
  • Leads to citizenship after 10 years
  • Right to Live, Work & Study in Spain
  • Family members included

Program Benefits

Key concept of the program: applicants either invest in real estate or government bonds or deposit funds on bank accounts. As a result, they obtain residence permits in Spain for all their family members.
To obtain residence in Spain, you do not need to speak its official language or study the history of the country. Also, there is no requirement towards physical residence in Spain.

Visa-free entry to the Schengen area
High quality of life
Residence permits for all family members
Potentially profitable investment
Peaceful, democratic and politically stable country
Be eventually eligible for permanent residency
Your Gateway Into EU 3 months
No residence requirement
  • POPULATION 46, 570, 000
  • VISA FREE COUNTRIES 26 EU STATES
  • LOCATION Southwestern Europe, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, west of Spain
  • CAPITAL Madrid
  • TOTAL AREA 505,990 sq. km
  • LANGUAGE Spanish
  • RELIGIONS Roman Catholic
  • GOVERNMENT TYPE Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy
  • CURRENCY EURO

Investment Options

The Spain Golden Visa Programme is regulated by Law 14/2013, of 27 September 2013, and is aimed to support entrepreneurs investing into Spain. The law enables non EU citizens to apply for a resident permit through different types of investments.

OPTION 1

Real estate investment
  • €500,000 - Purchasing any property in the territory of Spain. The property must stay in the investor’s possession for a minimum of five years

OPTION 2

Bank deposit
  • €1 million- Investing in the shares of Spanish companies or transferring funds to a bank deposit. Shares can be sold in five years. The same applies to the bank deposit.

OPTION 3

Government bonds
  • €2 million- Investing EUR 2 million in government bonds. The maturity date for the bonds is five years.

OPTION 4

Businesss
  • €1 million- Launching and running a business project in the territory of Spain which is of the interest to the Government. The period for running the project is not defined..

Spain Residency Acquisition Process

Focus is to provide a hassle-free and seamless service, assisting you with a residency application. We will hand-hold you through the EU residency acquisition process with due diligence and care, ensuring that your application is submitted correctly and followed up to application approval.

3 -4 DAYS
Preparation
Talk to Immigration advisors

Immigration advisors will evaluate your personal circumstances and help you select the most suitable program and real estate option.

1
2-5 DAYS
Visit Spain to view properties
Visit Spain to View Properties and Evaluate Investment Options

Based on your requirements we will carefully select the most suitable properties for you and arrange direct viewings in Spain.

2
6 - 8 DAYS
Prepare documents
Prepare Documents

A detailed checklist will be provided, and you will be guided through the documents collection stage. Experienced immigration advisers will be checking a scan of each document for compliance to ensure all requirements are met, including proof of investment documentation.

3
60 Days.
Approximately
Submit Residency Application

The complete application for a residence permit by real estate acquisition along with all supporting documents confirming investment in real estate will be submitted to the Directorate of Foreign Citizens and Immigration.

Processing of Application and Proof of Submission

Processing of the application usually takes approximately 60 days. After the application has been submitted, the applicant receives a proof of submission, which is valid for one year and allows the holder to travel to and from Greece as often as they wish.

4
  • Step-by-step instruction
  • Requirements towards applicants
  • Necessary documents