Portugal Golden Visa Program

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Culture-rich Portugal is one of Europe’s famous countries, known for its long beaches, existing history and astonishing architecture. Portugal is located in Europe, specifically in the Iberian peninsula, bordered by Spain from the north and east sides, and the northern part of the Atlantic ocean.

  • Location: Europe
  • Capital: Lisbon
  • Languages: Portuguese (official), Mirandese (official)
  • Population: 10,839,514
  • Population Growth: 0.04%
  • GPD: $311.3 billion
  • GDP Per Capita: $30,300
  • Government Type: Semi-presidential Republic

*All numbers as per 2017 estimations.

Investment Programs and Opportunities in Portugal - Portugal Golden Visa - Real Estate Investment Program

Portugal has one of the most diverse economies in the world, depending mainly on services, industries and agriculture. Besides its advances economy, Portugal is a highly-developed country with a very high living standards and ranks 20th in terms of social progress. It also ranked 4th most peaceful country on the Global Peace Index.

Investing in the Portuguese real estate market is one of the safest options for investors interested in investing in Europe for several reasons, including; the low property prices in Portugal compared to other European countries, a high-potential return on property investment, and a relatively low amount of the minimum required investment compared to other markets.

Privileges & Benefits of Investing in Portugal

Portugal offers a wide range of benefits and privileges to investors who are interested in purchasing a property in Portugal, including:

  • Free education and health insurance for children.
  • Ability to include spouse, any children under 18 years of age or enrolled in university and parents.
  • Ability to obtain the Portuguese citizenship.
  • Freedom of movement within the Schengen Treaty member states.
  • Enjoying a safe investment in the real estate field.
  • Enjoying the public safety both Portugal and Europe provide.
  • Visa-free travel or visa on arrival access to  163 countries and territories.

About Portugal Citizenship by Investment - Portugal Golden Visa (Real Estate Investment Program)

Portugal offers investment opportunity through what is known as Golden Visa Program. It is a program designed for high net-worth individuals who are interested in living and investing in Portugal. Investors must purchase a property or a combination of properties in Portugal. In return, investors can obtain Portuguese citizenship by investment and Portuguese passport.

Investment Options - Portugal Golden Visa

Investors can choose one of the following investment options in order to obtain Golden Visa in Portugal:

  1. Purchasing a real estate property with a value equal to or above 500,000 Euro.
  2. Purchasing a real estate property with construction dating back to more than 30 years for refurbishing purposes, for a total value equal to or above 350,000 Euro.

Portugal Golden Visa (Real Estate Investment) Program Qualifications & Requirements for Investors

There are a number of requirements that should be met in order to qualify for the Golden Visa in Portugal - Portugal Golden Visa. The applicant must:

  • Be over 18 years old.
  • Have no criminal record in Portugal or in the countries where they have resided for the past five years.
  • Prove possession of required investing amount.

*Other terms & conditions apply.

Cost of obtaining Portugal Golden Visa (Portugal Real Estate Investment)

  1. A minimum investment amount of 500,000 Euros in real estate, or 350,000 Euro in a +30-year old property.
  2. Golden Visa application fees:
  •    527.6 Euro for the main applicant
  •    82.3 Euro for each family member
  •   5,274.40 Euro for issuance of residence permit on approval (per applicant)

*Additional charges apply. All fees are subject to change without prior notice.

As a leading immigration services consultancy firm, Reach Immigration is committed to provide full assistance for businessmen, businesswomen, families and individuals to help them build their lifestyle of choice. We take on the task of providing full guidance and consultations, starting from providing personal consultation, up until escorting our clients on board to ensure they achieve all their desired goals.

What's Included?

  • Providing visa and immigration consultation: including visa pre-screening, advising on renewal requirements, advising and preparing documents required for applications submission, and preparing application for renewals.
  • Miscellaneous services: including collecting visa documentation, preparing application for submission, and providing assistance in application until visa issuance and delivery.
  • Property consultation: including conducting arranging a visit to Portugal, advising on taxation requirements and advising on real estate property investment and location.

  • Sign contract & collect documents 45 Days
  • Locate Property in Portugal 1-2 months
  • Application Submission for Initial Application 1-8 months 1-8 months
  • Receive Residence Permit (1 year) Reside for 7 days during the first year
  • First Renewal (for 2 more years) Reside for 14 consecutive days in each of the two years
  • Second Renewal (for 2 more years) Reside for 14 consecutive days in each of the two years
  • Receive Permanent Residency (after a total of 5 years)
  • Apply for Portuguese Citizenship (after a total of 6 years)