If you decide to invest in Spain, you should know that now it is the best moment.
Real Estate Market
The situation of the real estate market is really attractive: after five years of double-dip recession, Spain’s economy has stopped sinking, and in the third quarter of 2013 the country emerged from the recession (0.1%growth), and expanded 0.3 percent in the final three months of 2013: the fastest rate of quarterly growth in almost six years. The Spanish government expects GDP to grow by about 0.7 percent this year, and for job growth to resume in the second or third quarter: the recovery in the housing sector in Spain hinges on an improvement in both variables.
Rate of Quarterly GDP Growth (source National Statistic Institute http://www.ine.es/prensa/cntr0413a.pdf)
The financial instruments, which allows to apply for Golden Visa are the next: Capital Shares in Spanish companies, traded or not, Bank deposits in Spanish financial entities and Public Bonds, issued by Spanish Government.
The next table explains all the requirements which should be complied, as well as the profitability expected for the minium investment amount: