Category: Investment In Colombia

What should I expect during the process of obtaining my investor’s visa?

When we hear the word visa we may feel a bit overwhelmed thinking about all of the documentation and requirements local migration authorities may demand. The truth is, the process to obtain an investor´s visa in Colombia is relatively simple. For starters, we must clarify that there is a minimum amount of money required to […]

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A Great Moment to Invest in Colombia

It´s been several years since, due to the decrease in oil prices among other reasons, the Colombian peso has devalued towards the USD. For a long time, we were used to an exchange rate of approximately $2000 COP / $ 1 USD, but those days are long gone. Today, on June 18, 2019, the official […]

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How can I make sure the money of my investment enters safely into Colombia?

Let´s say you want to make an investment in a property in Colombia worth $50.000, $100.000 or $200.000 USD, but how do you bring your money into the country? You can’t just wire these kinds of amounts into the seller´s bank account. Historically, Colombia has struggled with money laundering. Hence, the amount of controls established […]

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How many days can I stay in Colombia on a tourist visa?

While the majority of foreigners can stay in Colombia for a total of or 180 consecutive days in one year, that number isn’t automatically granted on their passport. Upon arrival, in general, immigration officials will stamp passports for 90 days for your first tourist visa (the amount of days will be at the discretion of […]

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