Turkish Citizenship by Investment

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.
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How to apply for Turkish Citizenship by Investment

To apply for Turkish Citizenship, you should purchase a property (one or more properties) with a total value of over $ 250.000. The valuation must be done by an expert and the money should be brought to Turkey by customs or bank account in the last 6 months before the application. The seller must be a Turkish citizen and all the money should be paid by a bank account.
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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 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 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, your parents 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.

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!

$ 265,000
This offer includes 2 apartments in a very central location on the European Istanbul, only 20 minutes to Taksim
Küçükçekmece, Istanbul
64-160 m2 2-4
$ 568,182
This beautiful bungalow property is situated in a secure and gated resort in Bodrum Bitez.
Bitez, Bodrum
220 m2 5
$ 1,600,000
This is the unique opportunity to own a house in Istanbul in such an exclusive location.
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
850 m2 8
$ 7,500,000
This hotel offers excellent return on investment due to its unique location in the heart of Taksim.
Beyoğlu, Istanbul
$ 250,000
6% rental guarantee on US Dollars, on this Turkish Citizenship investment opportunity shop with 3 years guaranteed income
Başakşehir, Istanbul
100 m2 3
$ 80,214
You can own a 2-bedroom apartment on a family-oriented project with many facilities.
Esenyurt, Istanbul
$ 263,694
Delivery on Dec 2020
Various packages for Turkish citizenship within our project in Istanbul
The project is located on Istanbul's European side near the E5 highway and Kanal Istanbul. It draws the attention with its architectural details and high building standards.
Avcılar, Istanbul
41-105 m2 1-4
$ 200,000
10 % Discount
Seaview apartments for sale in Istanbul Kadikoy
This completed site makes it possible to own a home in one of Istanbul's oldest and prestigious neighborhoods at the Anatolian site with a long history and easy access to both bridges.
Kadıköy, Istanbul
67-254 m2 2-5
$ 284,000
Delivery on Jan 2021
Citizenship package with 2 apartments in the heart of Istanbul
The apartments have an excellent location in the historical center of Istanbul, near Eyup Mosque
Eyüp, Istanbul
95-235 m2 3-6
$ 259,358
Turkish Citizenship deal containing residential apartments in Istanbul
Buy 2 apartments with a reduced price, ready to move in, backed with a government guarantee
Başakşehir, Istanbul
103-184 m2 3-5
$ 250,000
This attractive property is a triplex, meaning it has 3 floors. It's located on the compound near the Buyukcekmece lake and marmara sea with full facilites
Büyükçekmece, Istanbul
250 m2 6
$ 248,000
Delivery on Dec 2020
36 months installments
Investment apartments for sale in a prestigious hotel with rental guarantee in Istanbul
One of the most prestigious investment projects in the Esenyurt region
Esenyurt, Istanbul
$ 866,043
This exclusive compound on the European side of Istanbul is situated right on the waterfront. It consists of a marina and a beautiful promenade along the shore, with many facilities on site.
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
453-950 m2 6-10
$ 550,000
Villa properties in Istanbul with sea views, on a compound with services, suitable for Turkish Citizenship
Büyükçekmece, Istanbul
400 m2 6
$ 276,000
Delivery on Sep 2021
Property investment with buy back guarantee eligible for Turkish Citizenship
Apartments for sale in Istanbul with 40% buyback guarantee suitable for Turkish Citizenship and for investment
Esenyurt, Istanbul
70-230 m2 2-4
$ 250,000
Turkish Citizenship and property investment options
Here we're presenting 4 different attractive options for investment along with a chance to be eligible for Turkish Citizenship through property purchase
Esenyurt, Istanbul
80-175 m2
$ 280,000
Delivery on Dec 2020
Property investment package suitable for Turkish Citizenship
Guaranteed investment in a central area of Istanbul near the metro station and hotel apartment style, buyer will get the right for receiving Turkish Passport
Bağcılar, Istanbul
70-110 m2 2-3
$ 281,000
Delivery on Dec 2020
Turkish Citizenship offer with rental guarantee
Property investment package on a hotel concept project in Istanbul for Turkish Citizenship
Başakşehir, Istanbul
45-90 m2 1-2
$ 261,096
Special package offering 6 studio apartments for an excluisive price
Buy apartments in Istanbul that are centrally located and get a good return on your investment, Turkish Citizenship pre-approved
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
45 m2 1
$ 231,818
Delivery on Sep 2020
Special Citizenship offer of 2 apartment in Beylikduzu Istanbul
The offer contains 2 large size apartments on a popular compound in Istanbul Beylikduzu suitable for Turkish Citizenship
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
146 m2
$ 275,000
Delivery on Dec 2021
Package of 6 apartments for investment and Turkish Citizenship
6 units of 1+1 style is up for sale for a great price and has stable rental returns as well
Esenyurt, Istanbul
82 m2 2
$ 251,819
Buy property in Istanbul for Turkish Citizenship
Great offer to buy 3 flats on a quality project in Istanbul with a guaranteed Turkish Citizenship
Küçükçekmece, Istanbul
67 m2
$ 260,000
Delivery on Dec 2020
Limited investment offer 3 apartments forTurkish Citizenship
This offer is suitable for those interested in obtaining Turkish Citizenship
Küçükçekmece, Istanbul
45-119 m2 1-3
$ 284,000
Citizenship campaign on a prestigious development in Istanbul
Exclusive apartment package for sale with guaranteed Turkish Citizenship
Bağcılar, Istanbul
75-120 m2 2-3
$ 243,048
This package of offer contains 2 apartments with great discount and possibility for Turkish Citizenship
Başakşehir, Istanbul
131 m2 3
$ 240,642
Commercial property for sale in Beylikduzu with 3 years guaranteed rental income
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
45 m2
$ 260,695
Amazing properties for sale in Bodrum center near the Marina area, the most popular location
Gümbet, Bodrum
160-347 m2 4,6
$ 250,000
Delivery on Dec 2020
Property bundle for Turkish Citizensip containing 4 flats up for sale in Istanbul
These studio flats in Basin Express area in Istanbul are perfect for Turkish Citizenship application
Bağcılar, Istanbul
43 m2 1
$ 254,000
Delivery on Jun 2021
Turkish Citizenship offer with rental guarantee near the New Airport
This Citizenship package contains a commercial shop with 9% rental and 3 years guarantee
Başakşehir, Istanbul
115 m2
$ 277,000
Delivery on Dec 2020
Turkish Citizenship package in Istanbul Beylikduzu
Excellent package of 2 spacious apartments (2 bedrooms and 3 bedrooms) for the price of 277,000 USD, that makes you eligible for citizenship
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
110-191 m2 3-4

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