Four Different Ways to Become a Turkish Citizen?




Turkey is a strategically located country that gives access to both Asia and Europe. This made Turkey a demanded country to get its citizenship in the last years. Additional to its strategic location, Turkey also provides dual citizenship for those who would like to keep their born-country passports in their pocket.


For those who would like to obtain citizenship in Turkey, we compiled 4 different ways to achieve it.


Company

  • If you employ at least 50 people you can apply for Turkish citizenship.


The Bank

  • If you deposit at least 500.00 USD or equivalent in foreign currency to banks operating in Turkey with a guarantee of keeping them here for at least 3 years, you can apply for Turkish citizenship.


Investment

  • If you make a capital investment of at least 500,000 USD or equivalent foreign currency,

  • If you purchase government debt instruments worth at least 500,000 USD or equivalent, on the condition that they are kept for three years,

  • Or, if you purchase real estate investment fund participation shares or venture capital investment fund participation shares of at least 500,000 USD or equivalent foreign currency, on the condition that you hold them for at least three years, you can apply for Turkish citizenship.


The Real Estate

  • If you buy real estate worth at least 250.000 USD or equivalent in foreign currency and this real estate has the condition that it should not be sold for at least three years, you can apply for Turkish citizenship.




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