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In an effort to stimulate the country's economy through job creation and capital Cyprus is offering foreign nationals investment programs that can lead to permanent residency and citizenship. The Cypriot passport is similar to the passports of Germany, France, or any other EU country; Cyprus passport holders may live, work or study in any country belonging to the European Union.
International business executives, investors, VIPs as well as affluent citizens worldwide consider an alternative residency or citizenship a powerful tool for international tax planning and a safety net should the living conditions at home become unbearable.
The Cypriot immigration policy and legal framework now enable non-EU applicants to obtain Cypriot citizenship on an expedited basis, with approvals granted as fast as three months.
Live, work or study in any of the EU countriesThe immigration by investment programs of Cyprus provide for affluent persons of impeccable standing and repute, including their families, to receive Cypriot citizenship (EU passport) on the basis of an investment in Cyprus. Once citizenship is granted, the applicant may live, work or study in any of the member countries of the European Union.
Applicants are not required to continuously live in Cyprus before or after citizenship approval.
Visa free travelCyprus citizenship (EU citizenship) offers full European Union benefits, including visa-free travel across the "Schengen Area" of the European Union as well as access to many non-EU countries.
A better quality of life for the familyCyprus is a safe country that enjoys a low cost of living index. The country has long been a vacation spot for Europeans and high net worth individuals who flock to the island for its sunny and warm climate year-round. Cyprus offers a modern infrastructure ranging from reliable phone and internet service to secure banking to well-established air and sea routes connecting the island to the European mainland and international destinations.
Permanent residency can be obtained through an investment in real estate with minimum market value of EUR 300,000.
Cyprus citizenship, i.e. the European passport, is available to qualified investors who may select from several investment options, the lowest of which requires an investment of EUR 2,0 million. On average the application process takes about 6 months, with approvals issued as fast as 60 to 90 days.
Please contact us for a detailed cost estimate or confidential consultation, or to receive additional information. Our associated attorneys are ready to assist you with attaining your investment objectives and answer any questions you might have about the Cyprus Residency / Citizenship by Investment programs.