Everything you need to know about «The Golden Visa Spain Residence»
Why should you invest in Spain and therefore in Marbella?
The demand for residence by non-EU citizens in European countries and especially in Spain has increased many times over the recent years. In this context, the «Golden Visa» was introduced in order to offer the stay in return for a real estate investment under certain conditions and regulations: The concept of the «Golden Visa» is intended to attract foreign investment, stimulate and promote the real estate market and the economy.
Advantages of the Golden Visa
Advantages of the Golden Visa in Spain are the free and unrestricted movement and stay in the «Schengen area» (France, Spain, Austria, Germany, Denmark, Belgium, Greece, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Czech Republic, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Slovakia).
This residence permit is valid for two years and can be extended for a further two years.
The renovation does not require a minimum stay of 183 days in Spain. The beneficiary can keep his tax address outside Spain.
The steps to obtain a Golden Visa in Spain are as follows:
You come to Spain with your travel visa and are looking for a property with a value of at least €500,000.
Once the purchase is complete and you have the title deed, you can apply for a one-year visa.
After receiving your Golden Visa, you can extend it as long as the investment threshold is met. Five years later it is possible to obtain a permanent residence – and after ten years the carrier has the possibility to apply for Spanish citizenship.
Since the Golden Visa was introduced in 2013, buying a property in Spain has become increasingly popular as a place of residence. Each country has a different Golden Visa programme and policies.
Marbella is an attractive option due to its location and climate, its status within the European Union and the provisions of the Golden Visa programme itself. At a glance you will find here points that will arouse your interest in Marbella:
Rental returns are high and offer investors the potential of a regular income from your investment.
The residence permit grants the right to work in Spain.
The property can be acquired either directly or indirectly through a registered company, as long as the applicant continues to hold the majority of the shares and the address of the company is not in a tax haven.
Marbella has excellent connections and is easily accessible by car, plane and boat. There are excellent motorways, several renowned marinas and nearby airports in Málaga, Jerez and Gibraltar.
Marbella is known for some of the best international schools in Europe.
The Spanish health system is excellent. The inhabitants of Spain have access to first class medical care.
Marbella offers enormous lifestyle benefits such as an enviable year-round mild climate, a fantastic outdoor lifestyle, award-winning gastronomy and architecture, excellent ski slopes within easy reach and beautiful beaches. For culture and art lovers there is an interesting and varied programme.
Life expectancy is one of the highest due to the pleasant year-round climate.
Why AMREIN FISCHER?
The most important aspect when applying for the Golden Visa program in Spain is finding the right property to suit your needs: Answer these questions, for example: «Would you consider a holiday home or permanent residence? Would you like to make a solid investment with high rental income?» Would you like to live in the best climate in Europe?
The AMREIN FISCHER TEAM can assist you with every aspect of your purchase, including legal support, rental and maintenance of real estate. Let us and our professionals guide you through the steps of applying for the Golden Visa to avoid problems. Take advantage of our expertise combined with unrivalled knowledge of department will accompany the entire process. Spanish real estate to ensure an investment in the right property with great future potential. If you need more information about Golden Visa, we will be happy to advise you and our legal department accompanies the entire process.