20 Frequently Asked Questions about Golden Visa

Embarking on the journey to Spanish residency through the Golden Visa program can be both an exciting and daunting endeavor. With its rich cultural heritage, vibrant lifestyle, and strategic location, Valencia presents an appealing destination for investors around the globe. Recognizing the complexities and nuances of the Golden Visa process, we are dedicated to offering bespoke guidance and comprehensive support to streamline your path to Spanish residency.

In this detailed guide, we dive deep into the 20 most frequently asked questions about the Golden Visa process in Valencia, providing you with insightful answers and highlighting how we stand as your premier partner in this journey. From understanding the basics of what a Golden Visa is, to unraveling the investment requirements, and exploring the benefits of this unique residency by investment program, we cover every aspect to ensure you’re well-informed and confident in your decision to choose Valencia as your new home.

With Livin’Valencia, you’re not just navigating the Golden Visa process; you’re setting the foundation for a thriving future in Spain. Our expert team, renowned for their local market knowledge, legal expertise, and personalized client service, is committed to transforming your Spanish residency aspirations into reality. Join us as we guide you through the Golden Visa process in Valencia, illustrating why choosing us means choosing a seamless, efficient, and successful path to residency.

  1. What is a Golden Visa?
    The Golden Visa is Spain’s invitation to non-EU investors, offering them residency through significant investments, notably in real estate. This program is an incredible opportunity for investors looking to benefit from Spain’s rich culture, stable economy, and access to the Schengen Zone.
  2. How can we assist in the Golden Visa process?
    At Livin’Valencia, we streamline your Golden Visa application from start to finish. Our services include identifying eligible investment opportunities, handling legalities, and ensuring your application is successful. With us, you’re not just investing in property; you’re investing in a hassle-free path to Spanish residency.
  3. What are the investment requirements for a Golden Visa in Spain?
    An investment of a minimum of €500,000 in real estate is the gateway to your Golden Visa. We help you navigate this investment, ensuring it’s free from any liens or encumbrances, maximizing your residency prospects.
  4. Can family members be included in the Golden Visa application?
    Absolutely! Your investment secures a future not just for you but for your family too. Spouses, dependent children, and dependent parents can all be included under your application, a process we’ll gladly facilitate to ensure your loved ones join you on this new adventure.
  5. What are the benefits of obtaining a Golden Visa?
    Beyond residency in Spain, the Golden Visa opens the door to visa-free travel across the Schengen Area, and eventually, a path to permanent residency and citizenship. We at Livin’Valencia are committed to turning these benefits into reality for you.
  6. How long does the Golden Visa process take with our assistance?
    With our expertise, the residency permit issuance is expedited, often within a couple of months. We pride ourselves on making this process as swift and smooth as possible, letting you enjoy the perks of your investment sooner.
  7. Do I need to live in Spain to maintain the Golden Visa?
    No, the Golden Visa doesn’t require you to reside in Spain, providing flexibility for your global lifestyle. Whether you choose to live in Valencia or elsewhere, we ensure your investment continues to work for you.
  8. What types of properties qualify for the Golden Visa investment?
    From residential to commercial properties, the choice is vast. We’re here to guide you to the right property that not only qualifies for the Golden Visa but also suits your investment goals and lifestyle preferences.
  9. Can we help with finding and purchasing the right property for the Golden Visa?
    Definitely! Our curated selection of eligible properties and full-service purchasing assistance make us your ideal partner. We ensure your investment not only secures your Golden Visa but also aligns with your aspirations.
  10. What legal services do we provide for the Golden Visa application?
    Our comprehensive legal services cover everything from paperwork to liaising with authorities. We ensure your investment is compliant and your application is solid, setting you on the straight path to residency.
  11. Are there any additional costs associated with obtaining a Golden Visa?
    Yes, and we’re transparent about them. From government fees to legal charges, we outline and manage all associated costs, ensuring no surprises along the way.
  12. Can the investment be financed through a mortgage or loan?
    The investment needs to be free of liens, including mortgages or loans. Our financial advising ensures your investment meets this criterion, safeguarding your Golden Visa eligibility.
  13. What is the duration of residency granted under the Golden Visa?
    Initially two years, with renewals extending up to five years, as long as the investment is maintained. We guide you through each renewal, ensuring your residency remains uninterrupted.
  14. Is it possible to apply for permanent residency or citizenship after obtaining a Golden Visa?
    Yes, and we’ll be with you every step of the way. After five years, you can apply for permanent residency, and citizenship awaits after ten, subject to certain conditions. Our guidance makes this journey smoother.
  15. How do we ensure the success of the Golden Visa application?
    Our dedicated team leverages deep expertise and local authority relationships to navigate your application to success. With us, your Golden Visa journey is in experienced hands.
  16. What documentation is required for the Golden Visa application?
    From proof of investment to health insurance, the documentation list is comprehensive. We assist in compiling everything, ensuring your application is robust and ready for approval.
  17. Can we provide support in languages other than Spanish?
    Yes, our multilingual team ensures you receive personalized assistance in your preferred language, breaking down barriers and making your application process as smooth as possible.
  18. What happens if the Golden Visa application is denied?
    We provide full support to address any issues and reapply if necessary. Our commitment is to maximize your chances of approval, and we stand by you every step of the way.
  19. Can the Golden Visa be revoked? Yes, but with our advice and guidance, we help you maintain your investment and comply with laws, ensuring your Golden Visa stays secure.
  20. Why choose us for the Golden Visa process?
    We aren’t just about securing your Golden Visa; it’s about providing a seamless and effective journey to Spanish residency. Our unmatched expertise in Valencia’s real estate market and successful track record make us your best ally in this venture.

Choosing Livin’Valencia means choosing success, security, and satisfaction in your Golden Visa process. Let’s embark on this journey together, turning your dreams of Spanish residency into reality.