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The most attractive Permanent Residency in EU (Schengen Zone)

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Today I’m going to talk about a subject that interests many people – the most attractive and fast EU residency within the Schengen zone.

Which country is it? Malta!

Malta offers a residency program, which is sometimes referred to as an infinite residency program by investment. But Malta is not the only EU country that offers residency by investment, what is so special about this one?

First of all, this is a permanent residency. In many cases you’d need to renew your residency yearly (or every three years) for some time until you’re able to qualify for the permanent one. Here you get it immediately.
The second big advantage is that Malta is in the Schengen zone, meaning this residency gives you the opportunity to live in any of 26 member states, not just Malta.
The third is that your entire family gets the residency with you. You can bring your spouse and your kids to Europe. This is not the case in Bulgaria, where your family needs to go through the visa process on their own, even though you applied for residency by investment.

Another huge advantage of this residency is that it’s unconditional, meaning you can keep it even if you don’t spend any time in the country! You don’t have to be physically present in Malta at all, and you will still keep your EU residency.

These are the key requirements:

1. In order to apply you need to have a minimum of 100 000 Euros per year as income OR you have to have at least 500 000 Euros in assets. It’s required to prove your income or the value of your assets.
2. You need to pay a government fee of 30 000 Euros.
3. You need to invest in 250 000 Euro bond (you will get the money back at the end of the period)
4. Either buy a property worth 270 000 Euro or more OR lease property for 5 years for at least 10 000 Euro per year.
5. Legal fees of setting up this residency are around 25 000 Euros

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Author: Michael Rosmer

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  1. is it true bank deposit of 100k in Purtogal may get u permenant residency? or u can deposit the same amount in five equal years , each year 20k USD? If so then what's the procedure for it and is it necessary to stay in Purtogal for five years to apply for the citizenship? If u know any other Schengen country or Western country that have the option of bank deposit around 100k USD or lil for PR then please be informed. Thank u in advance

  2. hey Michael . been watching some of your videos.
    really good content.
    got a question.
    what are some options for an Iranian citizen ?
    I am a crypto ( trader/investor ) and i am building up my capital ,
    I wanted to ask for Iranians what would you recommend ?
    I want to have a goal /target so once i have enough capital for that specific target i could apply .
    any advice would be greatly appreciated.
    personally i would like somewhere in EU , but im flexible.

  3. 🤙🏽Very informative but you didn’t named this program in thumb nail?
    Make a video comparing all programs in Poland including but not limited to; this one, D2, D7, NHR, etc

  4. Wait a second. Does that mean if I get MRVP, I will get unlimited travel with in EU? In other words, I can stay in Italy, Portugal, Spain without 90 day limitations? If this is the case, that would be absolutely awesome.

  5. is that only my impression, but I subscribed and I have an impression of deja vu after watching ~10 videos. I would swear this was covered one way or another in other videos. But maybe i am mixing up with other channel… Nonetheless thank you!

  6. Niiiice.. It's to hear you talk a little slower.. I can follow all your saying.. You done a great job. Also I would like to see that video on the Maltese program where you highlight the way it works. I'm curious about that… Thumbs up. 👍🏾


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