Turkish Citizenship by Investment

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How to apply for Turkish Citizenship by Investment

To obtain Turkish Citizenship by investment, you should purchase real estate in Turkey with a minimum total value of $250.000. You may choose to invest in one or multiple properties as long as the required amount is reached. Our clients typically choose to invest in multiple properties with guaranteed rental income. As Turkey Expert, we'll be presenting you with the most suitable options to maximize your investment while having an easy exit strategy when it's time to sell your properties.
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Turkish Citizenship by Investment
One crucial point is the valuation must be done by a certified company, and the money should be brought to Turkey by customs or bank account in the last six months before the application. Another important point is the seller must be a Turkish Citizen, and the payment should be through a bank transfer.

1. Choosing the right property

Turkish Citizenship - Choosing the right property
The first step would be choosing the right property to buy. Our team of experts will be searching according to your search criteria and make sure to source the best possible choice available. You're not limited to only one property. It's possible to invest in multiple properties.

2. Property valuation and the appointment for the title deed

Turkish Citizenship - Property valuation
After deciding the right property to buy, the progress of expertise and appointment for the title deed signing procedure takes about a week.
While buying a property with the purpose of acquiring Turkish citizenship, one should tell title deed officers that the aim of the purchase is to acquire Turkish citizenship, so that title deed officers put gloss (exegesis) to prevent selling this property for 3 years.

3. Receiving the Certificate of Conformity and the Investor Resident documents

Turkish Citizenship - step 3 documents
About 15 days after the purchase, the title deed gives you "uygunluk belgesi" (certificate of conformity) which allows you to apply "yatırımcı ikamet belgesi" (investor resident document), just after the latter, you can apply for the appointment of Turkish citizenship. The application rendez-vous might be given after about 15 days.
Besides property documents, there'll be the following documents required; the translation of the applicant's passport, birth certificate, photos and the marriage certificate.

4. The final step of getting your Turkish citizenship

Turkish Citizenship - getting your Turkish passport
After the application rendez-vous, it takes about 45 days to get Turkish citizenship. The last step of the procedure is giving fingerprints and getting your Turkish citizen ID. The whole process takes two and a half to four months altogether.
As Turkey Expert, we'll be carrying out the necessary paperwork and assisting you with every step of the way.

Fees for Turkish Citizenship by Investment

Title deed fees

  • Expertise valuation fee for each property (about 1500 TL)
  • Property tax, which is %2 for the buyer plus 500 TL and %2 for the seller (%2 of the total value of the property). It is common that if the seller makes a discount more than %2, the buyer also pays the seller's share of the property tax.

Turkish citizenship fees (for each family member applying for Turkish citizenship)

  • Power of attorney (notary and translation fee, if needed) (1400 TL)
  • Government fees are about 600 TL
  • Notary (or consulate fees) are about 500-1000 TL (for translation of passport, birth certificate, marriage certificate, documents showing your family etc)
  • Health insurance fees are about 500-1000 TL for each year
  • Document Translations fees are about 300-600 TL (if needed)

Turkish Citizenship by buying property, the minimum limit is now 250.000 USD as of 19 September 2018

Can my family and I receive Turkish Passport through buying real estate in Turkey?

Yes, your children under 18 years old and spouses get the right to receive Turkish Passport as well.

Immigration to Turkey by investment

Turkish Republic Citizenship Program has been revised and eased for foreign investors. The amount required for foreign citizens to obtain Turkish citizenship through real estate investment has been lowered to 250.000 USD from 1.000.000 USD level.

Can I relocate to other countries such as US or UK with the Turkish Passport?

The USA has a special program for Investors (E1 / E2), enabling Turkish Passport holders to relocate to the USA. For the UK, relocating is simpler by opening a company.

Is dual Citizenship possible, do I need to give up my current Passport?

No, you can keep your current Passport, dual Citizenship is allowed when getting Turkish Passport by investment.

Am I required to learn Turkish language to receive Turkish Passport?

No, the Turkish Citizenship by Investment program does not require applicants to learn Turkish.

Can I make a profitable investment at the same time while applying for Turkish Citizenship?

Yes, you can! There're investment possibilities, both commercial or residential properties offering excellent rental returns. We'll be glad to inform you further about the possibilities.

Benefits of Turkish Citizenship by Investment

Turkish Citizenship program for investors is offering better conditions in comparison to similar Citizenship programs in other countries, such as;
  • Speed: The total length of the application takes up to 4 months on average. This is much shorter compared to similar applications in other countries.
  • The period of investment: You can sell your real estate after 3 years.
  • Low required investment amount: 250.000 USD will be sufficient for the Turkish Citizenship Application.
  • Maintain your current passport: Turkish Citizenship application allows for dual citizenship.
  • The simplicity of the application: Applying for Turkish Citizenship is far simpler regarding paperwork needed.
  • Dynamic Economy: The Turkish economy is very dynamic and the real estate market is booming. These conditions backed with a well educated young population, ensures excellent conditions for real estate investment.

Property in Turkey for Turkish Citizenship

Here below you can view a selection of Turkish homes and apartments which are eligible for Citizenship by Investment

However, with direct personal contact, we'll be able to offer you possibilities to suit your current situation. So please don't hesitate to get in touch with us!

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$ 252,480
25 % Discount
Valid until 06-Oct-2021
Buy one 2+1 and one studio apartment on the 12th floor of this residential project in Buyukcekmece Istanbul
Büyükçekmece, Istanbul
$ 288,351
This 320 m2 triplex with 7 rooms, is located in the Gurpinar neighborhood of Beylikduzu Istanbul.
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
320 m2 7
$ 374,856
This commercial shop, located in the Sefakoy district of Istanbul, offers a guaranteed monthly income of 14.000 TL and Turkish Citizenship.
Küçükçekmece, Istanbul
240 m2
$ 261,015
10 % Discount
Valid until 02-Oct-2021
Three 1+1 apartments are available in this project for sale at a discount price in Beylikduzu Istanbul
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
245 m2 6
$ 265,283
This 120 m2 spacious commercial property is suitable for Turkish CItizenship with good investment potential in Istanbul.
Küçükçekmece, Istanbul
120 m2
$ 527,000
24 months installments
25 % Discount
Valid until 29-Sep-2021
We're offering a 25% discount on this precious apartment in Sisli and a special installment plan as well
Şişli, Istanbul
60 m2 2
$ 519,031
This commercial property in Istanbul has a rental guarantee and is suitable for Turkish Citizenship.
Bahçeşehir, Istanbul
200 m2
$ 519,031
Located on the ground level of a luxurious residential complex that houses 2550 units, this property has many offers, such as 3 Turkish citizenships!
Esenyurt, Istanbul
181 m2
$ 288,351
Plenty of benefits in store if you decide to opt for investing in this property!
Gaziosmanpaşa, Istanbul
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$ 316,839
Delivery on Nov 2021
15 % Discount
Valid until 16-Sep-2021
15 percent discount available on a 3+1 apartment in a residential project in Maltepe Istanbul
Maltepe, Istanbul
133 m2 4
$ 253,749
8 % Discount
Valid until 16-Sep-2021
The apartment is ready to move in and the title deed is ready, which allows you to receive your Turkish citizenship within a short period of time.
Kartal, Istanbul
158 m2 4
$ 355,213
This shop is suitable for Turkish Citizenship, and it enjoys a strategic location in Kadikoy, Migros supermarket chain comes as the long-term tenant
Kadıköy, Istanbul
85 m2
$ 255,000
Delivery on Jun 2022
14 % Discount
Valid until 26-Sep-2021
3 ready-to-move 1+1 apartments on the high floors of this modern project, suitable for the Turkish Citizenship program
Esenyurt, Istanbul
$ 275,000
Two types of triplex villas in a well-serviced villa compound with rich facilities for sale in Yalova, Turkey.
400-750 m2
$ 328,720
Shop for sale in Istanbul with a 3-year rental guarantee, situated in the Buyukcekmece district
Büyükçekmece, Istanbul
84 m2
$ 265,283
A still-operating flower shop with a setting and corporate tenant is now looking for new owners in Beylikduzu.
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
100 m2
$ 409,862
This cafe is located in a prestigious residential complex within a short distance of public transportation
Kadıköy, Istanbul
98 m2
$ 311,419
This 100 sqm commercial shop consisting of a basement, offers a good investment possibility, and yet it is suitable for Turkish citizenship.
Küçükçekmece, Istanbul
100 m2
$ 322,953
Delivery on Dec 2022
7 % Discount
Buy three 2+1 with a discount and 3-year rental guarantee and get Turkish Citizenship as well
Kağıthane, Istanbul
$ 346,021
Turkish citizenship guaranteed commercial shop promising high monthly rental income is now awaiting its new investors
Küçükçekmece, Istanbul
200 m2
$ 1,000,000
This commercial property in Istanbul comes with a 3-year rental income guarantee, this can be part of the portfolio paving your way to Turkish Citizenship.
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
295 m2
$ 461,361
2 Turkish citizenship guaranteed VAT-exempted commercial shop promising high monthly rental income is now looking for new investors
Küçükçekmece, Istanbul
200 m2
$ 57,670
These properties come with 3 years rental guarantee, purchasing multiple units with a sum of 250 thousand USD will pave your way to Turkish Citizenship
Esenyurt, Istanbul
70-95 m2 2-3
$ 547,866
Commercial property for sale in Istanbul on a densely populated district, Esenyurt, is now looking for new investors
Esenyurt, Istanbul
500 m2
$ 351,788
A ready-to-move-in 7-roomed triplex property is for sale near the sea in Beylikduzu.
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
250 m2 7
$ 634,371
A fantastic opportunity offering 2 citizenship, steady rental income, and a great location for the capital appreciation
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
220 m2
$ 288,351
Istanbul Buyukcekmece’s investment in a commercial property that guarantees citizenship and a monthly rental income
Büyükçekmece, Istanbul
200 m2
$ 392,157
We have a commercial property located in one of the high-traffic areas of Beylikduzu in Istanbul with corporate investment options and guaranteed Turkish Citizenship.
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
95 m2
$ 288,351
This shop has a rental guarantee for five years, renewal by another five years, and is rented by a popular communication company for sale
Avcılar, Istanbul
150 m2
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$ 908,304
Famous authentic restaurant in Beylikduzu suitable for Turkish Citizenship for sale.
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
150 m2

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