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Chinese Investors First in Taking Advantage of Greece's Golden Visa Program

The Golden Visa program is one of the most inventive projects created by Greece's Ministry of Economy to lure foreign investors in order to help the country's economy recover from the slump. The Golden Visa program is offering five-year residency...

Cyprus' 'Golden Visa' Program Generates €4 Billion Due to Russian Investors

Both Cyprus and Greece have organized what is known as "Golden Visa" programs where foreigners who purchase property are eligible to be granted residence status. Recently Cyprus' Golden Visa program has raised some 4 billion euros in revenue for the...

Sales of Greek Real Estate Properties to Foreigners on the Rise

Real estate purchases by foreigners in Greece are on the rise again, reaching the 2014 level, as Bank of Greece figures show. According to BoG data, sales of homes to foreign investors showed a significant rise in the last months...

Turkish Nationals Buy Houses in Greece to Get Residence Visa

Dozens of Turkish citizens have bought houses in Greece in the past few months in order to take advantage of the "Golden Visa" program for aliens who invest 250,000 euros or more. According to "Greece My Residence: Golden Visa Program",...

Talks of Expanding the 'Golden Visa' Program for Investors in Greece

The "Golden Visa" program is one in which non-European Union citizens can obtain a visa by a minimum investment in a property of 250,000 euros. There are no immediate changes to the program underway, however, on Thursday the Economy and...

Chinese and Russian Investors Top List for 'Greek Golden Visa'

Chinese investors are on top of the list of the "Greek Golden Visa" recipients as the program provides residence permits to third-country residents and their families when they invest 250,000 euros or more in real estate property in Greece. Real...