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Own an Aldar home for life
with a Real Estate Golden Visa

Investing in an Aldar property worth no less than AED 2M
grants eligibility to apply for a Real Estate Golden Visa,
so you can call the UAE home for the long term.



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AED 2M +

The property or properties must be owned outright, at a minimum value of AED 2 million.

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2 Years

The property or properties must be kept for at least 2 years after the Golden Visa is issued.

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10 Years

The Real Estate Golden Visa is valid for 10 years. At that point, it will need to be renewed.

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The Visa includes permits for spouse and children, parents and dependents.

  • 1. What is a Real Estate Golden Visa?
    A Real Estate Golden Visa is a long-term, renewable residence visa that allows a real-estate investor to stay in the UAE for up to 10 years without the need for a UAE national sponsor. 
  • 2. What are the criteria for obtaining a Real Estate Golden Visa?
    To qualify for the visa, investors must own a property or properties in the UAE worth no less than AED 2 million. (MORTGAGE?)

    If the property is under mortgage, its value has to be greater than AED 2 million in order for the Investor to qualify for the Golden Visa in Abu Dhabi. For instance, for property worth AED 5 million, the outstanding mortgage principal cannot exceed AED 3 million.- Mortgage is allowed on any amount that is over AED 2 million if the property value exceeds it.
  • 3. What are the key benefits of the Golden Visa?
    Golden Visa holders benefit from long-term residency in the UAE, giving them greater stability and peace of mind, as well as a true sense of place. It also enables them to invest their time and energy into building a long-lasting and rewarding career in the country.
  • 4. Can the Golden Visa be extended to applicants’ family members?
    Yes. Golden Visa holders are able to sponsor their spouse and children, parents and dependents.
  • 5. What proof is required to sponsor family members or any other dependents?
    If a Golden Visa holder would like to sponsor their spouse, they should submit an attested and translated marriage certificate. To sponsor a child, a birth certificate is required.
  • 6. Are there any age restrictions?
    There are no age restrictions. Any applicant can apply for the Real Estate Golden Visa, as long as they meet the necessary eligibility criteria.

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