Golden Visa Residence Permit Portugal
The Golden Visa program launched by the Portuguese Authorities is a fast track for investors to obtain a fully valid residency permit in Portugal and consequently free access to the vast majority of European countries (Schengen area).
The qualifying investments for the Golden Visa are those which involve the transfer of funds of €1,000,000 or above, the creation of a minimum of 10 jobs or the acquisition of property in the total amount of €500,000 or above.
- Purchasing real estate with a value equal to or greater than €500.000
- This may be more than one property adding up to this amount
- A guaranteed investment if the property is rented out
- Fully extendable to immediate family members (with no further investment requirements)
- No limitations on ownership of the selected investment
- No limitation on subsequent investments or employment opportunities
- Possibility of Permanent Residency after 5 years and Nationality after 6 years
- There has been no real estate speculation in the past 15 years. Today's low property prices create opportunities due to the current financial situation
- Portugal does not have inheritance tax
- Portugal offers low taxes compared to the rest of Europe
- You and your family can live in Portugal, in a safe environment and a unique Mediterranean climate conditions with just a few hours’ flight across Europe