Investor visa. Entrepreneurial Support Act 14/2013.
The Entrepreneurial Support Act of 27 September 2013 (Ley 14/2013) offers real estate investors a residency permit, extensible to spouses and children once the real estate investment is formalized, provided the minimum investment in property is 500.000 € and is free of liens and encumbrances below that figure. Investors must provide a Property Registry certificate proving ownership during the 90 days prior application.
General requirements applicable to all visas and residency permits:
- be over 18 years old
- be in possession of health insurance
- no criminal record in Spain or in their country of residency during 5 years prior application
- proof of sufficient means to support themselves during their residency