Spanish Visa - Get Residency in Spain 

About the new Spanish Residency Law

Non-EU Investors will soon be given residency in Spain when buying a property over the value of €500,000. The final details of the law are still being determined, but it is expected that the new ‘Golden Residency Visa’ will have the same set up as neighboring Portugal’s scheme, which was launched in October 2012. Investors with the new Spanish visa will be able to travel freely throughout the EU's Schengen Zone.

Benefits of the new Spain Visa

  • Residency in Spain
  • Free travel to 26 EU countries
  • Family included in residency
  • Children's access to education system
  • Rent the property when not in use
  • A path to Spanish Citizenship

Propertiesabroad.com is pleased to announce we offering a new service to help Non-EU citizens get residency in Spain when purchasing property. Our mission is to make the process as easy as possible for investors, assisting them with every step of the process from finding the property, completing the purchase and applying for Residency in Spain.

Our Services

  • Help find you the perfect property
  • Provide you with the legal expertise to check the property
  • Provide you with the legal expertise to close on the property
  • Apply for residency in Spain on your behalf
    • Answer any questions you have

    Spain Residency Property

    Every property in our portfolio will qualify for the new Spain Residency Visa, and we cover all areas including Costa del Sol, Marbella, Mallorca, Ibiza, Costa Blanca North, Madrid and Barcelona.

    The majority of our properties are resale, or new build key ready property, but we can also build your dream villa to your exact specification if that is your wish. We would simply help you pick the perfect plot of land, then our architects and design team would design and build your villa to your requirements.

    To give you complete confidence, we use an external team of legal experts to make sure every property we offer you has all the legal planning and building permission, and a title dead.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Do you help with the residency application?

    Yes. Our legal team will apply for residency in Spain for you, helping you every step of the way. Once we have found you the perfect property, we will help you complete the purchase, and then assist you with the residency application.

    How much do I need to spend on property to qualify for residency?

    The new Spanish Residency Law states that €500,000 must be spent on real estate to quality for the new residency permit.

    Can I purchase the property with finance?

    Yes, you can puchase the property with a mortgage, as long as the value totals €500,000.

    Can I buy more than one property?

    Yes. The new Spanish residency law states that the investor can purchase more than 1 property, as long as the total value of the properties totals €500,000.

    Can I rent the properties out?

    As it stands, the answer is yes, you will be able to rent the properties out. 

    What are the benefits of the new Spanish Residency visa?

    Once you are granted Residency in Spain, you will be able to travel without visa to Spain, and throughout the EU's 26 Schengen countries. It is expected that with your residency visa, you will be able to stay within the EU countries for a maximum of 3 months per half year.

    Can I purchase before the new law is enacted?

    Yes, it is understood that you can purchase the property before applying for residency. 

    How long am I given residency for?

    You will initially be given a 2 year residency visa in Spain when you purchase a property. You can apply for further 2 year residency permits as long as you fulfill the requirements. 

    Will i get a passport?

    You will not get a passport at the beginning, but there is likely to come a time when you will be able to apply for full Spanish Citizenship, as long as you fulfill your residency requirements. 

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