New and flexible conditions for foreigners to obtain Turkish citizenship were passed in the Turkish Parliament. With the decision published on 19.09.2018 on the Turkish Official Gazette, The law on obtaining Turkish citizenship for foreign investors has changed. Antalya Homes gives professional service from the beginning till to the end of the citizenship process in Turkey.
Citizenship by Fund Investment Information & FAQ
- 500.000 USD minimum investment via banks (Halkbank, İş Bank, Akbank or QNB Finansbank)
- Capital Markets Board Of Turkey licensed funds
- 2017 average performance: %32
- Money and title deeds are under the control of custodian (Halkbank, İş Bank, Akbank or QNB Finansbank)
- Funds are audited by Ernst and Young
Q: How to become a Turkish citizenship and how does this process work?
A: After purchasing the real estate investment fund (REIF) valued above 500.000 USD, you can apply to your bank (Halkbank, İş Bank, Akbank or QNB Finansbank). It is one of the fastest ways of getting Turkish citizenship. This application form is sent to the Capital Markets Board Of Turkey. We receive from the bank "Approval Document for Citizenship" which is mandatory for citizenship application fund investment. Antalya Homes helps you to collect / fill all needed documents. Finally, the application is sent to General Directorate of Population and Citizenship Affairs and you are invited for final signatures.
Q: Do I need to purchase only one fund above 500.000 USD or can it be multiple funds or bank deposit?
A: You can purchase various funds and put some portion of money into bank deposit with a total value of more than 500.000 USD. But you need to apply at the same time for all. If the declared values are above 500.000 USD, the Government accepts citizenship applications.
Q: What is 3 years rule?
A: Bear in mind, you will not be allowed to sell your investment up to three years. Though you are able to get your interest, profit or dividends.
Q: How much does Antalya Homes demand for process follow-up service fee?
A: We are highly experienced in citizenship by real estate investment which is the most popular way to obtain citizenship. We help you from selecting the best profitable funds until you receive Turkish passports. Antalya Homes demands 2.500 USD + VAT as a service fee.
Q: How much does this process take?
A: It takes time between 2 and 4 months if all the required documents are complete for the citizenship application.
Q: Can I purchase a commercial fund with rental income guarantee? Does this allow me to get citizenship by investment?
A: Yes, any type of fund (land fund, house fund or commercial fund) fits.
Q: What documents do you need to get Turkish citizenship?
A: After purchase fund with us, Antalya Homes team helps you to supply all required documents.
Q: Can more than one person has the fund shares?
A: Yes. You, your wife (or husband) and all your children under the age of 18.
Read more about Real Estate Funds in Turkey.