For the Exceptional Acquiring Turkish Citizenship, those below should be done:
1- Purchasing real estate or real estates in the amount of 250.000,00 USD proved by an appraiser(expert) accepted by Stock Exchange Commission and has valid license.
2- The annotation stating that it is not be sold for three (3) years at Directorate of Land Registry while purchasing a real estate. (Confiscation is excluded.)
After that: (Our service fee for Acquiring Turkish Citizenship depends on the complexity of the process according to the status of the clients.)
3- Getting an appointment from Immigration Authority of Governorship of Istanbul by filling in an application form. Appointments are usually a month later the application. Most of the required documents shall be prepared by our firm with the special power of attorney. Costs for residence permit are around: 295 TL per year for most of the countries + 72 TL residence card fee + 1 year health insurance depending on the age is between 310 TL – 740 TL. For some countries 400 TL is also charged as entrance fee. For the power of attorney concluded in Turkish Notary it shall cost around 1250 TL including costs of translation of the passport, oral interpreting by sworn translator in case buyer doesn’t know Turkish. If the buyer know Turkish it shall cost around 300 TL. This cost varies little on notaries, translators and how many people are included in the power of attorney.
4- Making application to İstanbul Directorate of Civil Registration for Acquiring Turkish Citizenship with the residence permit. This application can be done with the power of attorney in the name of the buyer and his/her family, but sometimes İstanbul Directorate of Civil Registration demands to see the applicants personally. 100 TL service fee shall be paid to İstanbul Directorate of Civil Registration.
5- All of this information mentioned above takes around 3 to 6 weeks. After this time period and all the files completed, İstanbul Directorate of Civil Registration sends the citizenship application file to the General Directorate in Ankara and it might take around 1-3 months or more for Acquiring Turkish Citizenship.
6- Lastly, it is probable to directly apply to the General Directorate of Civil Registration and Nationality in Ankara with the required documents to make the processes faster. But it shall be charged $500 extra.