Hungary provides business residence for all foreign investors on
equal terms, if they purchase a real estate through their company and generate profit from utilising
this property. Hungary is a full member of the European Union, and the residence permit issued by
the Hungarian authorities is valid for the entire Schengen Area.
The applicant has to establish a company in Hungary which invests at least
€180,000 in real
estate generating business income via renting out the property.
The director of the company with
his/her family members is eligible for business
residence in Hungary for 2 years initially.
Advantages of Hungarian residency through company formation
A residency permit in Hungary gives you the ability to live in Hungary year-round,
and you will be able to freely move around the entire Schengen-zone visa free.
Together with the main applicant, members of his/her family (spouse and under-18
children) will receive residency.
Gaining residency in Hungary through business incorporation and then staying in the
country allows you to receive permanent residency and then Hungarian citizenship in