In Spain, several programs and initiatives have been launched in recent years to attract new residents to the country’s villages. They can be offered a guaranteed job, a home, and even thousands of euros in cash. This is how municipalities fight depopulation. After all, many Spanish villages were deserted, and even Ghost towns appeared in the country.
Ponga, located in Asturias in the North of the country, was one of the villages trying to make up for the lack of inhabitants. Continue reading
How does the EB-5 program work?
A foreign investor can get a residence permit (green card) for an investment of $ 900 thousand in a new commercial project in the United States. Together with the investor, the residence permit will be issued to his family members: spouses and children under the age of 21 who are not married.
The EB-5 program was introduced by Congress in 1990 to stimulate the US economy: attracted investment creates jobs for US citizens. Continue reading
Golden Visa is an unofficial name for special government programs that provide foreigners with a residence permit or permanent residence for investment in the country’s economy.
Golden visa ” is not related to traditional visas. This is a special status for an investor that allows him to obtain a residence permit under a simplified scheme.
The program for granting a residence permit for investment in Spain was adopted in October 2013. This is the most popular Golden visa in Europe. Continue reading