Primary Consultancy on Greek long term Residency Program Our support normally begins with consulting sessions before your first visit.
We give you all the necessary guidance and consulting on the preparation and essential paperwork to bring with them as well as send over some property options.
You can either want to acquire the Long term Visa either as a person or as an entity.
We provide you with the necessary information about this.
Before the acquisition of the property
We can help you check the property that you want to invest in Greece that will provide you with a Golden Visa. We provide you with due diligence checks by our legal and engineering team and engineers.
Completion of the procedures of Property Acquisition
Issuance of the long term European Residence Permit
We help international investors all the way through to issuing residence permits. We accompany you to the Bank and Tax office for the necessary formalities and then submit your application and collect your Golden Visa once it is issued.
After Visa Acquisition Support
1. Launched in July 2013
2. Grants a five-year residency visa
3. Renewed every five years
4. Investment in real estate
5. No minimum stay requirement
6. Children up to the age of 21
7. Not necessary to live in the country
8. Auto retains and renews the investor visa.
9. Citizenship granted after 7years
10. Investment in property from €250,000
11. Full family residency
12. Spouse/partner-children up to 21
13. Mother/father of both spouses/partners
14. EU Schengen visa trave
An investment of at least 250.000 € in real estate property in Greece is required. The property can be located anywhere in the Greek mainland or on the islands and it can be residential or commercial. A number of properties can be combined in order to make up of the 250.000 € minimum investment.
Investors in real estate in Greece must also take under consideration the additional taxes on real estate at 24%. However at €250,000 + taxes and fees (just over €300,000 in total) this programmes the lowest cost to residency in Europe.
The application process takes approximately 3 to 6 months from the time of investment in order to be completed and for the Residency Permit to be issued. The applicant is necessary to purchase the property prior to applying for the visa. Once a property has been selected, our experts, lawyers and tax consultants will take care of the application process, conveyancing and other legal and bureaucratic work concerning the property.
The investor(s) might need a few meetings with our experts firm, a week visit to Greece to review their selected and preferred properties, meet with our consultants and open a bank account. The procedure can be processed by our company under Power of Attorney.
Government, notary, accountant and lawyer fees for the property purchase and Greek Residency /visa application can cost up to €20,000.
The Greek Residency Program allows the applicants’ family to apply for Greek Residence. With the residence permit, the applicants can live and also set up a business in Greece. After the permanent residence permit is issued, the investors along with their families (spouses, their children and parents of the spouses) will be able to live in Greece if they desire.
The Greek residents pay taxes on their income in Greece. The Nonresidents in Greece pay taxes on income earned in Greece but not on income earned outside the country
Travelling in Europe and the Schengen zone has become easier and more convenient for those that come from countries in the Middle East, Asia and Africa. After the VISA is issued, the investors can travel inside the EU and the Schengen zone. The Greek Residency- Golden Visa holders are able to travel to an extensive list of countries all over the Europe. As a Holder of Greece Residency visa, it becomes very easy to get visa for all other countries like Canada, USA.