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In a significant development, a Spanish court ruling provides relief for foreigners with temporary residence permits. The Spanish authorities have recently made an important announcement
According to a recent study by the Spanish government, a surge of Americans living in Spain increased by 13% meaning the number of American expats
The pursuit of a new life in Spain entices many foreigners, but navigating the complex work permit process can be daunting. However, there’s hope! Discover
The Non-Lucrative Spain Residency Permit is for applicants who wish to retire in Spain, or for those that are able to conduct their business remotely with Spainish Residency and their Residency in Spain.
To obtain Residency in Spain this permit requires proof of receiving a regular income anywhere in the world either from a business activity, corporate dividends or interest on investments. It does not allow the applicant to officially work in Spain.
The Investor-Residency , or as some call it the Golden Visa, is for applicants who wish to benefit from the advantages of being a resident in Spain and yet not be classed as a resident for tax purposes. This permit requires an investment of at least 500.000€ in Spanish property (one or several), per applicant. Provided the first €500,000 of the property value is unencumbered. It is also possible to apply by depositing €1,000,000 in a Spanish bank account.
The Self-Employed Residency Permit is for applicants who wish to start a business in Spain. This permit allows the applicant to officially work and reside in Spain, leading to Spanish Citizenhip through their Residency in Spain.
This visa permits highly qualified non-residents of Spain to work remotely for non-Spanish companies, while living in Spain as a digital-nomad.