How to relocate to Europe, Turkey or the UAE

An investor can get a residence permit or citizenship in European countries, as well as a Turkish passport or a long-term residential visa to the UAE. These documents allow their holders to relocate legally.

Discover the countries with investment programs granting a residence permit or citizenship and who can qualify to participate in these programs.

Turkey citizenship

  • Investments: $400,000+

  • Obtaining period: 6+ months

The Turkish passport can be granted to those who purchased real estate for at least $400,000 in the country. The alternative options are investing in a business or securities or opening a bank deposit for at least $500,000.

Becoming a citizen takes 6+ months under the investment program. A spouse and children under 18 can participate, too.

Relocation with Turkey citizenship. Turkish citizens can live in the country without time restrictions, enrol children in local schools and universities, and do business.

Moving to other countries is unavailable without additional permits. However, Turkish citizens can travel to 110 states visa-free. But these destinations don’t include the Schengen Area, the UK or the USA: trips there require visas.

Julia Loko

Material prepared by Julia Loko, Investment programs expert

April 27, 2024

Frequently asked questions

  • What is the easiest European country to move to?

    One of the easiest ways to move to a European country is to obtain a residence permitby investment. Several countries offer this opportunity: Malta, Greece, Portugal, Spain.

    In general Portugal is one of the easiest European countries to move to. Besides investment option it also has a D7 visa for economically sufficient persons and a D2 and a Start-Up visas for entrepreneurs.

  • What country is best to move to in Europe?

    Among the best countries for living in Europe are Germany, Switzerland, the UK, and the Scandinavian countries. They have a stable economy, high quality of life and safety, many job opportunities.

    Spain is one of the best countries with residence by investment programs. It has a warm climate, a high level of life and relatively low expenses.

  • How can I move to Europe permanently?

    There are several ways to obtain a residence permit in Europe: by working, by studying, by family reunification, by marriage. All of these options will allow you to move to Europe for a long period.

    Another way is to get a residence permit by investment. It is issued in 2—6 months and is granted for persons who invest in the country’s economy. Among the European countries that have residence by investment programs are Malta, Spain, Greece, Portugal.

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