Turkey permanent residency by investment in Turkey. Visas and Permanent Residency for Property Owners in Turkey.
Before buying real estate in Turkey foreigners buyers ask themselves if it is possible to get a residence permit in Turkey. The answer is yes, the owners of property in Turkey can apply. He can get 1 year permanent residency that can be renewed annually. This means that property owners can not only make a holiday in Turkey. They can also relocate and stay in Turkey without any limits.
Ownership of real estate in Turkey gives you the right to obtain a residence permit, with no restrictions on the amount of the purchase. Residence permission handover is based on Tapu (Title Deed). In the course of the transaction of the permanent residency the buyer can get touristic residence permit which is valid for 3 months.
In April 2014 the Turkish government has made new changes in the law for foreigners in Turkey and the period for permanent residency is now extended for 1 year.
• Passport, copy of passport;
• Color photographs (4 pcs., 3,5 x4,5);
• Сompleted application form, which is available in the Foreign Police Office;
• The bank statement confirming sufficient funds (about $ 500 for one month stay in Antalya and some other areas – $ 1000) or a certificate of currency exchange;
• Сertificate of property ownership in Turkey (Tapu), original and copy.
Note: The turkey permanent residence is issued after receiving a response from Turkish government, the response may last about 2 months.
The owner of the residence permission for a period of 1 year may renew it each year without limit for as long as he owns the property.
Renew of a residence permit can be done in Turkey. If a property owner does not live most than 1 year in Turkey, the time period may be shortened.
Permanent residency may be issued not only to the property owners. It also can be issued to the members of his/her family – husband/wife and children. The presence of a residence permit does not give foreigners the permission to work in the country.
Advantages of Turkish Citizenship
You can check the Turkey government immigration official website here.
Frequently asked questions about turkey permanent residency
Q: What is the land surveyor’s role, as well as what is an evaluation report?
The surveyor supplies a record that needs to match or go beyond the purchase cost of the building. This is to guarantee that the purchaser and also seller are accomplishing a deal in good faith. The ministry of urbanization then confirms this report as well as confirms the worth as well as the purchase price.
Q: Can I purchase numerous properties, or is it just one?
Several residential properties can be purchased, provided they go beyond $250,000.
Q: I purchased a residential or commercial property in Turkey before the modification in legislation, does it qualify?
The regulation puts on residential or commercial property purchased after 20 September 2018. Home transactions before this day do not qualify.
Q: I bought residential property on installments yet did not register the title until after the brand-new law, does it certify?
It can qualify based on the ministry authorization. Nonetheless, only the installments made after the appropriate date will certainly certify (20/09/2018).
Q: What problems put on the currency exchange rate between Dollars as well as Lira?
On the day of transfer of the Tapu to the purchaser, the workplace takes the main price from the Central bank of Turkey internet website.
Q: Is a criminal required?
The ministry reserves the right to execute a safety and security check to guarantee the candidate postures no risk to the Turkish public or national security.
Q: Does the home have to be residential, or does commercial qualify?
Industrial property can be used as part of the application procedure.
Q: Do I require to be in Turkey for the process?
We highly recommend that you visit at least once to examine the building, select, as well as sign agreements.
Q: How long does this process take?
The approving of citizenship takes in between four and six weeks when all documents have actually been submitted to the authorities.
Q: Does Turkey allow for double nationality?
Yes, new citizens do not need to quit their nationality, gave the first country likewise allows for dual citizenship.
Q: Will I or my youngsters have to complete military service in Turkey?
Kids under 18 will need to finish military service in Turkey as a Turkish citizen. Although, as a dual national, they get approved for exemption, and also can pay a cost rather than military service. The cost in 2019 was 2,000 Euros.
Q: Can my moms and dads get citizenship via my investment?
No, they should make their purchase.
Q: My kid more than 18, can they take citizenship via my purchase?
No, they must make their purchase.
Q: Do I need to learn the language or take any test/interview?
Q: As a new turkey citizen, can I work in Turkey or even open my own business?
Yes. As part of the application, you additionally are required to take a residence permit, which offers you the prompt right to work in Turkey.
Please contact to one of our representatives, we will be glad to give more information.
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