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Benefits of a residence permit in Greece

Greece stands out against the background of other European countries for its loyal policy and a variety of types of residence permits, allowing you to choose the most suitable option. At the same time, one should not forget about such important aspects as the mild Mediterranean climate, the proximity of the sea, centuries-old Orthodox traditions, and, of course, the hospitality of local residents.

Greek legislation provides for various categories of residence permits - depending on the purpose of residence in the country. For those who wish to purchase real estate in Greece, as well as for potential investors, there are two types of residence permits with the most attractive conditions, each of which has its own advantages and prerequisites for obtaining.

Mandatory conditions

  • Age at least 18 years old
  • No criminal record
  • Proven source of income
One of the main advantages of such a residence permit. The right to receive is automatically acquired not only by the owner, but also by his spouse, children of both spouses under 21 and parents of both spouses
Unlike most types of residence permits, in this case you are not required to reside permanently in Greece. You can travel freely around Europe without visiting the country
We sell resort real estate in Greece, commercial objects and plots of residence permit are issued immediately for 5 years, with the right of subsequent extension. The only condition is to continue to be the owner of real estate in the amount of 250,000 euros
This is the only type of residence permit for which the state does not require a certain amount in the account or other proof of your financial solvency.

Types of residence permit

For property owners

  • When buying real estate in Greece for a total of 250,000 euros
  • For 5 years
  • For the whole family: spouses, children and parents
  • Without permanent residence
  • 100% guaranteed receipt
  • Without showing the amount on the account

For financially independent persons

  • With a minimum account balance of 48,000 euros, plus 20% for each family member
  • 2 years
  • For spouses and children
  • Without permanent residence
  • Harder to get than a residence permit for owners
  • You need to regularly show the amount in the account
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Elena Dolmenidi
real estate agent