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!

$ 260,000
Delivery on Sep 2020
Turkish Citizenship by investment in 6 commercial shops
Commercial shops for sale that has an attractive package, guarantees Turkish citizenship
Bağcılar, Istanbul
153 m2 6
$ 255,000
Ready
Turkish Citizenship package offer containing three apartments with rental guarantee
This Turkish Citizenship by investment package contains three apartments on a well-maintained compound with facilities
Esenyurt, Istanbul
65 m2 2
$ 113,636
Commercial shop located in European Istanbul offers great rental returns to investors
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
35 m2
$ 182,086
Delivery on Dec 2020
24 months installments
15 % Discount
Beautiful apartments in Beylikduzu with great views of the Marmara Sea
Seafront spacious apartments built to suit families of all sizes, located close to urban amenities
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
101-317 m2 3-8
$ 165,775
Delivery on Dec 2020
48 months installments
10 % Discount
Apartments for sale in Istanbul Beylikduzu on a large size project with special architecture
The development is designed mimicking the well-known streets of Istanbul such as; Nevizade, Galata, and Pera. 35% capital gain guarantee!
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
110-420 m2 3-6
$ 458,824
Delivery on Dec 2020
24 months installments
8 % Discount
Luxury family villas in the most peaceful location of European Istanbul
One of the most beautiful luxury villa projects in Istanbul with unique designs, breathtaking scenery, and excellent privacy.
Büyükçekmece, Istanbul
226-463 m2 5
$ 209,091
Ready
36 months installments
10 % Discount
Offices for sale with a rental guarantee and suitable for Turkish citizenship
The project offers various investment offices with integrated services and near the most important centers in Istanbul
Eyüp, Istanbul
74-210 m2 1
$ 197,059
Ready
Luxury apartments for sale near Istanbul center with sea views
This spectacular project in Istanbul Atakoy stands out with an impressive architecture
Bakırköy, Istanbul
149-281 m2 3-4
$ 519,779
Ready
Sold out
Seafront detached villas in Istanbul with private beach and marina
These exclusive sea view villas are suitable for citizenship and offer a variety of facilities on a unique location
Büyükçekmece, Istanbul
353 m2 5
$ 152,807
Delivery on Dec 2020
36 months installments
8 % Discount
Family apartments for sale in Istanbul with government guarantee
These apartments are suitable for citizenship application as well, centrally located in Zeytinburnu with many facilities for families on the compound
Zeytinburnu, Istanbul
118-207 m2
$ 135,027
Ready
12 months installments
5 % Discount
Amazing sea views apartments with ecological landscape architecture for sale in Istanbul Kucukcekmece
These lake view Marmaray apartments near Kanal Istanbul are suitable for Turkish citizenship.
Küçükçekmece, Istanbul
93-245 m2
$ 2,974,599
This 3-star hotel is only 200 meters from the Blue Flag Konyaalti Beach with easy access to Antalya center, making it an investment running all year round.
Konyaalti, Antalya
26
$ 358,000
Ready
Prestigious residences and offices for sale in Istanbul Sisli
The development is located in Mecidiyeköy Şişli, one of the oldest and most known central neighborhoods of Istanbul.
Şişli, Istanbul
97-407 m2 2-5
$ 561,497
Ozdilek store is located in Perlavista AVM, which is centrally located in Beylikdüzü
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
85 m2
$ 210,007
Shop for sale in Antalya generating rental income
Antalya
398 m2
$ 561,497
Two investment properties for sales in a shopping center in Beylikduzu, they're suitable for a Turkish Citizenship application and come with a rental guarantee
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
90-135 m2 2
$ 701,872
Buy to let investment property for sale in Istanbul with 5 years rental guarantee
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
65 m2
$ 505,348
This investment property offers 5 years of rental guarantee, it's suitable for the Turkish Citizenship application as well.
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
95-240 m2
$ 421,123
This shop has been rented out to a well-known fast-food chain and its rental is guaranteed for the coming 5 years. It also allows you to apply for a Turkish passport.
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
53 m2
$ 758,021
Buying this commercial store in Istanbul guarantees a rental income and it also provides the possibility to apply for Turkish citizenship.
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
100 m2 3
$ 394,385
This commercial property in Istanbul is rented to a supermarket chain, which makes it a good investment and citizenship opportunity at the same time.
Esenyurt, Istanbul
280 m2 3
$ 501,337
This buy-to-let investment in Istanbul Zeytinburnu has a retail tenant, and the contract will be transferred to the new buyer.
Zeytinburnu, Istanbul
240 m2
$ 320,000
Authentic apartment for sale in a historically rich neighborhood in Istanbul center offering nice views of the Bosphorus
Üsküdar, Istanbul
145 m2 4
$ 320,000
Ready
24 months installments
Sold out
Modern project in Istanbul with good investment potential, rental guarantee and citizenship possibility
Innovative modern apartments for sale in Istanbul with a rental guarantee and amazing views
Bağcılar, Istanbul
76 - 155 m2 2-3
$ 254,011
Investment property is located in Beylikduzu district of Istanbul, suitable for Turkish citizenship application as well
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
170 m2 3
$ 647,000
Ready
12 months installments
7 % Discount
Luxury new apartments with facilities in Istanbul
This project makes it possible to stay in your own apartment in Istanbul while using exclusive hotel facilities. The high-end interior design of the apartments will make your stay special.
Tuzla, Istanbul
128-534 m2 2-5
$ 294,118
This investment property in Istanbul is an excellent option for generating regular rental income and it's suitable for citizenship application as well.
Beylikdüzü, Istanbul
300 m2
$ 501,337
This is an ideal property to buy if you're looking for Turkish citizenship by real estate investment and having a guaranteed monthly income as well
Esenyurt, Istanbul
240 m2 2
$ 255,706
Investment real estate in Istanbul with rental guarantee, suitable for citizenship as well.
Bağcılar, Istanbul
76 m2 2
$ 721,925
Are you looking for a real estate investment in Istanbul? It's possible to run this investment property as a profitable hotel business.
Beyoğlu, Istanbul
550 m2 20

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