Once entering North Cyprus, you will receive up to 90-day visa if you own or rent a property. If you wish to stay longer, then you can apply for Residency Permit in North Cyprus, which is a very easy process!
Foreigners who invest in real estate in Northern Cyprus can easily apply for a residence permit for themselves and their families. With the residence permit, you obtain the right to live in North Cyprus with no restrictions. Having a residence permit doesn’t really differ from the 90-day tourist visa, except the fact that you don’t have to leave the island every time the visa expires.
What’s required to get a residence permit?
After the registration of the sales contract, you need to;
- Provide documentation: passport copies and title deeds for property
- Show either a legitimate income or an evidence for your ability to pay for your living
- Complete a brief medical examination process and pay the state health insurance online
- Make a short trip to the police station
You can start your application online via the government’s Residence Permits and Visa website – ………..
Once completed, you will receive a one-year residence permit. This permit gets renewed every year for 8 years. After 8 years, you become eligible to get a permanent residence permit!
We would like to emphasize that as Proxy Real Estate, we are experienced in all these procedures. We have been there for all our clients who have worked with us in all phases of buying real estate including obtaining a residence permit, paying for taxes and etc. If you are looking for an easy way to buy a property in North Cyprus, you are in the right place!