In recent information released by the Turkish Statistical Institute, 2017 showed growing figures in real estate purchases throughout the country.
2017 overall and the first nine months of the year showed increased real estate sales in Turkey. Image credit: Turkish Statistical Institute.
Sales to foreigners took up a significant portion of the total residential real estate purchases, with sales to international buyers increasing by 22.2% in 2017 compared to the previous year. ?stanbul proved to be the most popular location for foreign investors, with 8,182 sales in 2017. Antalya was the second province with 4,707 sales, followed by Bursa and Yalova respectively.