Turkish citizenship can be obtained through real estate investment in an amount of more than 250 thousand dollars in Turkey.
The naturalization law in Turkey, published in the Turkish Official Gazette on 09-19-2018, includes the possibility of applying for Turkish citizenship, by one of the following methods:
The Turkish government has opened a special office for naturalization to receive investors’ requests and speed up the study of files. The period for issuing the naturalization decision reaches 45 days after receiving the completed file of documents.
No, after receiving the file with complete documents, the naturalization decision is only after studying the file with the Turkish government.
The new Turkish naturalization law was issued, and included the amendment of the conditions under which everyone who fulfills any of them has the right to apply for Turkish citizenship as follows:
Turkish citizenship can be obtained in several ways, including buying a property in Turkey, provided that the date of purchase of the property is after 12/1/2017
The easiest and fastest way to obtain Turkish citizenship within less than 90 days is to apply after purchasing a property that meets the requirements of citizenship in Turkey.
Turkish citizenship can be obtained through 4 methods as follows:
The Turkish passport can be obtained through investment, and it has several cases, including a real estate investment for an apartment or commercial store in Turkey, provided that the price of the property is more than 250 thousand dollars.
Residence in Turkey is not required to obtain Turkish citizenship, you can obtain Turkish citizenship after purchasing the property in Turkey, even if your permanent residence is outside Turkey.
The property can only be sold after 3 years from the date of purchase, and you must write a pledge not to sell the property for a period of 3 years, and this pledge is registered in the Tabu (within the title deed).
It is possible to retain more than one nationality in Turkey, and there are no requirements from the Turkish government regarding the renunciation of your original nationality upon obtaining Turkish citizenship.
The period of obtaining Turkish citizenship for investors reaches 90 days to complete all legal and regulatory procedures and ratifications.
After purchasing the property that matches the conditions of Turkish citizenship, and submitting the application for Turkish citizenship, the residence permit is granted to you and your family quickly.
Residency in Turkey is not required after purchasing the property, but the property should not be sold for 3 years.
The Turkish government studies the file of each investor, and based on the security study of his file, the decision to grant citizenship is taken independently for each application, and the decision is issued if it is approved by the Presidency of the Republic
If you obtain Turkish citizenship after the age of 22, you will be exempt from military service in Turkey.
More than one partner in a single property can obtain Turkish citizenship when the value of each partner’s share in the property is more than 250 thousand dollars. For example, if the number of partners is 2, the property value must be more than 500 thousand dollars so that each partner obtains Turkish citizenship.
The Turkish government does not require giving up the original citizenship when obtaining Turkish citizenship, but there may be other legal controls from the government of the other country of which the investor holds the nationality.
An investor who obtains Turkish citizenship will enjoy all the rights of a Turkish citizen, and he will obtain a Turkish passport under which he is entitled to enter several countries without a visa.
Turkish language proficiency is not required for Turkish citizenship.
Turkish citizenship for a Syrian citizen can be obtained through one of the following methods:
And if the Syrian investor succeeds in obtaining Turkish citizenship through one of these methods, he has the right to buy real estate in Turkey like any Turkish citizen.
The Turkish citizenship application passes through eight stages, as follows:
Note that in the case of submitting an application for naturalization in return for an investment, the application is made to the naturalization office immediately after fulfilling the investment conditions, to obtain the investor’s residency and start studying the Turkish citizenship file. If the file is approved, the naturalization decision is issued for the investor and his family, and passports and national identity cards can be received from Turkey or from a Turkish representative abroad.
Yes, our professional legal team at Nasim Homes can assist you in all government transactions and procedures, complete all required forms and documents, certify and translate them, to fully submit your file for you and your family to the Naturalization Office.
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Yes, this can be done by purchasing a property worth more than 250 thousand dollars in Turkey
According to the amendments to the real estate ownership law in Turkey, most of the world’s citizens are now able to buy real estate in Turkey, with the exception of citizens of a few countries. Consequently, investors of all nationalities allowed to own property in Turkey may apply for Turkish citizenship and a Turkish passport after purchasing real estate in Turkey for more than 250 thousand dollars.
The real estate residence permit (residence in Turkey by buying a property) is usually granted for a period of one year, and the wife as well as children under the age of 18 years are entitled to obtain a residence as well as accompanying the owner.
Among the most important features of real estate residency:
To obtain real estate residency, it is required:
It is a tax imposed on whoever inherits the legacy of a deceased person.
It is the law that applies to the legal inheritors of immovable property within Turkish territory
So that determines the heirs and their specific legal shares of the estate.
Generally speaking, movable property is subject to the inheritance laws of the country whose nationality the deceased owns, while Turkish law is applied with regard to real estate and immovable property.
The value of inheritance tax in Turkey is relatively low, and it varies according to the value of the investor’s property, where a lower percentage tax is deducted whenever the property price decreases.
In the absence of a certified will, the first people to inherit the property of the deceased are the children and the husband or wife.