There are several options for foreigners when obtaining residency in Portugal, including permanent residency, and – after 5 years – citizenship. You can purchase real estate here for a mere 280 000 EUR (305 000 USD). Or clients can make an investment in a local business to the sum of 350 000 EUR (420 000 USD), and create at least 10 jobs. There is no requirement to own or operate a business. Migratio packages here start at 60 000 to 80 000 USD.
Immigration by investment programs in Portugal are among the most popular immigration programs in the world. Portuguese citizenship is transferable to descendants, making it a true investment for future generations. A Portuguese passport provides real freedom of movement; comes with enormous entrepreneurial potential; an incredibly desirable standard of living; first-class education and infrastructure.