News About Turkish Citizenship
The latest news of Turkish citizenship
In recent years, the demand for obtaining Turkish citizenship has increased by people of different nationalities, especially from the Arab world, which makes this topic constantly renewed and focused on attention on the part of both foreigners and the Turkish government.
There are multiple ways for foreigners to benefit from Turkish citizenship, including investment, childbirth, marriage ... and buying a property or making a real estate investment remains the easiest and fastest among the ways to obtain Turkish citizenship, which gives its owner many advantages.
Over the past years, granting Turkish citizenship through real estate investment has been a great incentive to attract investors to invest in Turkish real estate. Especially after the issuance of the amendments to the legal regulations related to the application of the Turkish nationality law, which decided to grant the right to obtain Turkish citizenship to the foreign investor through a real estate investment of $ 250,000, this amount was doubled before 2018.
And the statistical figures issued by public and private institutions showed a great demand of investors for real estate in Turkey, especially in order to obtain real estate evaluation.
According to these statistics, 36% of the real estate investments made by foreigners in Turkey during the third quarter of 2020 were aimed at obtaining Turkish citizenship, and the areas of real estate invested during the aforementioned period amounted to 2 million 252 thousand and 840 square meters.
This indicates that more than half of real estate investments in Istanbul target Turkish citizenship.
According to the information contained in these statistics, the percentage of real estate investment to obtain Turkish citizenship in Istanbul reached 17% of real estate investments throughout Turkey, in the third quarter of 2020.
Citizens of Afghanistan achieved the first place among the most foreign nationalities that made real estate investment in Istanbul, in order to obtain Turkish citizenship, and after them came the citizens of the following countries:
Iran, Yemen, Iraq, China, Palestine, Jordan, Libya, Germany.
And among the last things about Turkish citizenship is that its transactions are carried out via the Internet, in order to simplify and smooth guidance for foreign citizens, as the General Directorate of Land Registry and Cadastre in Turkey announced that all Turkish citizenship transactions that the foreign citizen will undertake will be completed online.
The directorate stated that the transactions that take place over the Internet will include all the transactions that follow the application for Turkish citizenship in exchange for owning a property, such as obtaining an appointment from the real estate registry directorates and others, all of this will be done on the portal:
Your key turkey
This portal was launched by the Ministry of Environment, which provides the foreign citizen with all his needs to conduct Turkish citizenship transactions in exchange for a real estate investment, which, according to the ministry, is a government guarantee for the willing foreign investor. In real estate investment in Turkey, this portal also provides detailed information about everything related to foreign ownership in Turkey with answers to many questions that can be asked in the mind of the investor about real estate investment in Turkey.
It is noteworthy that the site will provide its services in multiple languages: French, Russian and Spanish, in addition to the four existing languages, which are Turkish, Arabic, English and German.
It will also provide its services through its own social media accounts.
With regard to the stages of naturalization in Turkey for the year 2021, it consists of several steps, and they differ from one source to another, but there is no doubt that the security study is considered one of the most important stages of naturalization at all, and upon it the decision to obtain Turkish citizenship is based or not.
In cases of real estate ownership or application for citizenship by investment that takes place through a real estate company, this method has been found to be the fastest and best way to obtain citizenship, as the stages are often quick, and the waiting period does not exceed 90 days, from the date of submission of papers For the nationality until the date of obtaining it and receiving the ID card.