Comparing Citizenship and Residency Programs

Make the right choice for you and your family

What Citizenship by Investment Program is Right for Me?

Having a second passport opens up a world of opportunities. It offers individuals and their family members a lifelong benefit of having extended options for living, traveling, working, investing, and even saving up on tax. This is why citizenship by investment (CBI) programs are a popular option among our clients.

We understand the importance of picking the right program for you and your family. That is why we created comparison tables listing all the programs we offer, as well as useful information on each citizenship and residency schemes. However, if you’re interested in a detailed CBI comparison, you may refer to our citizenship by investment comparison guide.

Citizenship by Investment Comparison

CountryMinimum InvestmentType of InvestmentStay RequirementTime until CitizenshipEase of ProcessLink to Ultimate Guide
Malta€690,000Investments & donationsNone36 months, fast track option of 12 monthsMediumMalta Citizenship by Investment
St. Kitts and Nevis$150,000Real estate or government donationNoneFast track option under 60 daysEasySt. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment
Antigua and Barbuda$100,000Real estate or other optionsFive days within five years5 monthsEasyAntigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment
Grenada$150,000Real estate or government donationNone5 monthsEasyGrenada Citizenship by Investment
St. Lucia$100,000Real estate or other optionsNone4 monthsEasySt. Lucia Citizenship by Investment
Dominica$100,000Real estate or government donationNone5 monthsEasyDominica Citizenship by Investment

What Residency by Investment Program is Right for Me?

There are many reasons to invest in permanent residency. Residency by investment opens up doors for individuals and their family members to live, work, study, and access healthcare in the host country. It also allows increased global mobility around the world, without the extra commitment of becoming a citizen.

We understand the importance of picking the right program for you and your family. That is why we created a comparison table listing some of our most popular Golden Visa programs, as well as useful information on each program.

Residency by Investment Comparison

CountryMinimum InvestmentType of InvestmentStay RequirementTime until CitizenshipEase of ProcessLink to Ultimate Guide
Portugal€250,000Real estate or other options7 days per year5 yearsEasyPortugal Golden Visa
Spain€500,000Real estate or other investments6 months every year to get PR after 5 years10 yearsMediumSpain Golden Visa
Cyprus€300,000Real estate or other investmentsOnce every two years7 yearsEasyCyprus Golden Visa
Malta€110,000Real estate and donations-1 yearEasyMalta Residency by Investment

What Golden Visa to pick?
Compare our Spain vs Portugal Golden Visa Programs.

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