Why Is It So Easy To Get Turkish Citizenship With Property?
You don’t need to leave your nationality
It only takes 4 months
You only need to keep the property for 3 years
You can get a large rental income during this period.
You can do business in Turkey

Frequently Asked Questions About Turkish Citizenship by Property
A new law recently published in the Official Gazette. This law has new regulations on Turkish citizenship through investment. Accordingly, the required value of the property has been reduced to obtain Turkish Citizenship. Previously 1,000,000-USD, now 400.000-USD

To address ambiguous points on this topic, please find answers to the FAQ below.

Could you briefly explain the process of Turkish Citizenship with Property?
Turkish Citizenship process through ownership, min. 400.000 USD valuable real estate. Legal proceedings are initiated upon the decision and purchase of the property. Second, the application made to the land registry office. This application is sent to the relevant ministry to investigate the real value. Then the Ministry records that these goods cannot be sold for 3 years. After that, the Ministry submits the application for Turkish Citizenship Affairs. The last stage, you are invited to get your passport and citizenship

Can my family acquire Turkish citizenship by purchasing a property?
Of course, you, your spouse and all your children under the age of 18 can be Turkish citizens.

Can I buy more than one real estate to reach the limit of 400.000 USD?
You can buy multiple real estates with a total value of at least $400.000. However, you must apply for all properties at the same time. In other words, in order to obtain citizenship, the total value of the immovables must be more than 400.000-USD.

How should I calculate the USD and TL exchange rates?
According to the Turkish Citizenship Law with Ownership: The exchange rate is calculated over the Turkish Central Bank sales rates on the date of the transaction.

How long does it take to get Turkish Citizenship?
The process is completed within 3-6 months. However, the government is trying to shorten this period.

Can I get Turkish Citizenship by purchasing a rental guaranteed property?
Obviously, you can buy any real estate with a total value of more than 400.000 USD.

I don’t have time to come to Turkey. How can I get Turkish citizenship with the property
If you give a power of attorney to a lawyer, you can follow all your processes from start to finish.

How many people can apply for the title deed?
According to the law, only one person and his first-degree relatives (spouse and children under 18) can acquire citizenship.

I bought a property in Turkey before. Can I apply for Turkish Citizenship with Property now?
Application can be made with real estate purchases and investments after 20.09.2018.

Which nations are accepted for Turkish citizenship by property?
All citizens who buy a property in Turkey can make this application.

Can my child over the age of 18 benefit from the citizenship right?
No.

Can I get citizenship for my disabled child over the age of 18?
Actually yes. You can obtain citizenship by documenting that your child needs care.

The process of Turkish citizenship by property can take up to 6 months. Can I get a residence permit during this period?
Obviously yes, you and your first degree family are given a residence permit.

How to Qualify for a Turkish Passport?
It has been proved by the Ministry of Industry and Technology that it has made a fixed capital investment of a minimum of USD 500,000 or its equivalent in foreign currency or Turkish Lira.

a. It has been proved by the Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency that it has deposited at least USD 500,000 or its equivalent in foreign currency or Turkish lira to banks operating in Turkey, provided that they do not withdraw money for at least three years.

b. It has been proven by the Capital Markets Board that it has purchased at least USD 500,000 or its equivalent in foreign currency or Turkish lira worth of real estate investment fund shares or venture capital investment funds, provided that it cannot be sold for at least three years.

c. It has been proved by the Ministry of Treasury and Finance that it has purchased government bonds worth at least USD 500,000 or its equivalent in foreign currency or Turkish lira, provided that it cannot be sold for at least three years.

It has been proved by the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization that he has acquired real estate worth at least USD 400.000 or equivalent foreign currency or Turkish Lira.