The Portuguese Golden Visa program has been launched in the year of 2012 and since then it has granted seventy two hundred and eight Portuguese Golden residency permits to individuals for pursuing investment activities in the country of Portugal.
The year of 2014 was the year when the greatest number of the Portuguese Golden Visas has been issued so far – Fifteen hundred and twenty six -. Sixty eight hundred and four of these residency permits gave been granted through the acquisition of property within the country of Portugal.
There are several different ways in which one can obtain the Portuguese Golden Visa, but the most popular one seems to be the route of investment of five hundred thousand Euros into a freehold property in the country of Portugal.
There is also a reduced option of the property investment route for the Portuguese Golden Visa program of three hundred and fifty thousand Euros.
There are, however, certain criteria that need to be met in order to validate the lower investment.
The Country of Portugal Is Attractive
With the country of Portugal affirming itself over the recent years as an increasingly cosmopolitan, creative, and innovative country, people from all over the world are now drawn to the wonderful quality of life and safety that this beautiful Mediterranean country has to offer.
The country of Portugal is the fourth most peaceful country in the world and it has recently been elected as one of the best countries for the expats to live in.
Blessed with warm and long summers, the people who live in this wonderful country also have nine hundred and three kilometers of most wondrous coastline to explore and fall in love with.
The country of Portugal is a member of several European and global treaties, organizations, and communities. The country of Portugal is also one of the most globalized and peaceful countries in the world – This nature helps consolidate the position of the country of Portugal in the competitive and the innovative market of the nations and it makes it a highly sought after destination by the investors from all over the world.