Malta Permanent Residency is the best European option which offers real permanent residency from day one.
You pay a reasonable contribution to the Maltese government, make Philanthropic Donation of €2 000 and rent a flat for €10 000 per annum
Your children and dependent children can also be included. Your parents and grandparents and your spouse’s parents are also eligible.
Malta is part of the Schengen zone of Europe, allowing you to travel freely throughout Europe without the need for a Schengen visa.