Greece

Golden Visa Program

Europe’s most popular residence-by-investment program for three of the last four years, the Greek Golden Visa offers visa-free travel throughout the Schengen area, as well as settlement rights in Greece itself. 

While applicants may choose from a wide array of asset classes, the great preponderance prefer to qualify by investing at least EUR 250,000 in real estate on the open Greek market.

This program page is sponsored by Georgaki & Partners

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Program at a glance

Program TypeGolden Visa Program
Time to citizenship7 years
Time to permanent residency2-4 months
Minimum investmentEUR 250,000
Physical presence requirementNone
Application processing time2-4 months
Grants visa-free travel to185 destinations including Schengen countries
Contribution types availableProperty Investment, Bank Deposit, Business Investment,
Bond Investment, Public Shares Investment, Fund Investment

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