Industry News

A selection of relevant news and updates on the residency and citizenship by investment industry

Changes to the Portugal Golden Visa in 2022

For almost a year, we have known that changes to the Portugal golden visa were coming. If you are reading this, the changes are now live, coming into effect on January 1st 2022. So, with the new laws in place, what does this mean for the golden visa landscape? The changes made to the Portugal […]

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6 ways to obtain Turkish citizenship

Turkey lies at the crossroads of Europe and Asia and is one of the largest emerging markets in the world. Turkey is a country of opportunities for investors that can also take advantage of the affordable Turkish citizenship by investment programme. By reading this blog, you will learn all the details you need to know […]

Moving to Portugal: From Golden State to Golden Visa

Portugal has long been a top destination, especially for European expats.  Its big cities are home to thriving expat communities, with people from all over the world moving to Portugal. Now it seems like an increasing number of US expats are making the trip across the Atlantic and taking up residency in Portugal. The country’s […]

Big changes coming to the Portuguese golden visa

The Portuguese golden visa is about to see some big changes.  As a result, time is running out to take advantage of the scheme at the current prices. Changes coming at the start of 2022 will see the minimum investment amounts increase. The areas where you can invest will also be limited. In this article, […]

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EB-5 Visa: US Government Slashes Entry Cost But Time is Running Out

The minimum investment amount for US investment visas drops from $900,000 to $500,000 – but only for a limited time. A court ruling has almost halved the investment amount required for an EB-5 visa. The ruling has opened the door to more people looking to obtain permanent residency in the US. However, the recent change […]

4 Ways to Obtain a Spanish Golden Visa

Obtaining a second passport or an EU residence permit isn’t complicated anymore for non-EU citizens who would like to travel, work or secure their family’s future. UK citizens are included now in this group since the country officially exited the EU bloc on December 31st. The Spanish Golden Visa is one way to get the […]

Portuguese Golden Visa Changes Postponed Until 2022

The Portuguese government is looking to maintain the considerable investment it has seen since the introduction of the programme. The total investment (to 31st January 2021) has been over €5.6 Billion with 90% of that being invested in real estate property.

Why Invest in a Portugal Golden Visa Now?

The recent EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement has had an impact on the lives of UK citizens, especially the ones that would like to live or work in the Old Continent, without getting puzzled by any problem.

The Impact of Brexit on Employment Rights

What impact does the EU-UK Free Trade and Cooperation Agreement have on the rights of UK nationals working or receiving a UK pension in European member states?

Top 3 EU Residency By Investment Programmes For UK Expats

Citizenship and residency by investment programmes offered by various EU countries can solve the problem for UK citizens who would like to live and work in the Old Continent.

A Post-Brexit Guide for Brits

With over 800,000 UK citizens living in the EU, expats would like to know how the deal changes their everyday lives. Our article aims to walk you through the changes to prepare you for the new status quo.