The Portugal residency by investment programme is one of the most popular programmes of its kind in the world. Foreign investors choose the programme for the following benefits: 1) To obtain residency in Portugal 2) A range of investment options to choose from 3) Visa free access to 26 other Schengen countries 4) A clear path to eventual EU citizenship 5) High quality of life in a sun-drenched, Mediterranean setting 5) A proven, fast and reliable application process 6) A safe, stable and centrally situated country with excellent infrastructure for education, public transport and healthcare.